Seven Etchings Printed on One Sheet

Head of a Young Woman (Tête de jeune fille)
Quarreling Players (Querelle de joueurs)
A Bust of a Saint (Un Sainte, en buste)
Infant Bacchus, astride a Barrel (Bacchus enfant, á cheval sur un tonneau)
A Nymphe (Une Nymphe)
Abduction of Proserpine (L'Enlèvement de Proserpine)
The Pilgrims (Les Pélerins)

1778–79
Gaetano Gandolfi (Italian, 1734–1802)


Catalogue Raisonné

Top row: de Vesme 19, 15, 9; bottom row: de Vesme 13, 14, 12, 16, all only states

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.9 x 43 cm (11 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5136

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Private collection; James A. Bergquist, Newton, Massachusetts; from whom purchased December 16, 2009

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund