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The Benevolent Lady

1780
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), and Thomas Morris (English, c. 1750 - 1811 or after), After John James Barralet (Irish, worked in England and the United States, 1747-1815), Published by Torre & Co. (English, active 1760-1799)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme/Calabi 2515, iv/v; Tuer 1352

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.6 x 33.8 cm (18 3/4 x 13 5/16 in.) Platemark: 43.6 x 30.7 cm (17 3/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P10470

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

The inscription "Landstrip by Morris" described by de Vesme/Calabi is actually "Landskip by Morris"

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund