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Portrait of Raphael

early 16th–mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Copied after Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.369.496, Copy A; Passavant 275 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.9 x 13.9 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.) Platemark: 14 x 10.9 cm (5 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P1213

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom left, "Raffael Sanctio Urb. pictor Eminent."

Markings

Verso, left center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund