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Satan Flying Towards this World

His oblique way amongst innumerable stars

1793
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Thomas Stothard (English, 1755–1834), Published by John Jeffryes (English, active 1793-1804)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme/Calabi 1758, ii/iii; Tuer 844

Dimensions

Sheet: 59.6 x 44.5 cm (23 7/16 x 17 1/2 in.) Platemark: 24.7 x 38.6 cm (9 3/4 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P10821

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund