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Portrait of Pope Pius VII

about 1805-1820
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), and Angelo Emilio Lapi (Italian, about 1769–1852), After Giuseppe Bezzuoli (Italian, 1784–1855)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 144a, iii/iv; Apell (Morghen) 134; Apell (Lapi) 5; Le Blanc (Lapi) 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.8 x 41.6 cm (21 9/16 x 16 3/8 in.) Platemark: 40.3 x 32.5 cm (15 7/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13688

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund