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The Battle of the Milvian Bridge

1683
Pietro Aquila (Italian, c. 1630-1692), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520), Published by Calcografia di Roma (founded in 1738)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 86; Meyer 39, ii/ii

Dimensions

Printed on four sheets: Each sheet c. 88 x 61 cm (34 5/8 x 24 in.) Each platemark 68 x 42.9 cm (26 3/4 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M12159

Medium or Technique

Etching, printed on four sheets

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left corner of first plate, the blindstamp of the Calcografia di Roma (Lugt 426e); verso, center of each sheet, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Sohier Dexter, Boston (1828-1908); his gift to the MFA March 12, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of W. S. Dexter