Studies of Hands and Arms

1792
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), Published by Mariano Bovi (English, 1757-1813)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 2021, only state; not in Tuer

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.8 x 39 cm (10 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.) Platemark: 21.9 x 32.3 cm (8 5/8 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.694

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in red ink

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

Purchased at auction in Rome by Renzo Perugini, 1950; given to his daughter, Flavia Perugini Dunbar, Concord, MA, July 2006; her gift to the MFA September 17, 2008

Credit Line

Gift of Flavia Perugini Dunbar in honor of her father, Renzo Perugini