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The Borghese Gladiator

about 1790-1820
Unidentified artist, Not by Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Halsey, Apell, or Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.9 x 40.1 cm (21 5/8 x 15 13/16 in.) Platemark: 50.3 x 37.6 cm (19 13/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M6081

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, upper right, the number "24"

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Charles Sumner, Boston (1811-1874); his bequest to the MFA April 27, 1874

Credit Line

Sumner Bequest