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The Coat of Arms of the Ludovisi Family

1620s
Giovanni Luigi Valesio (Italian, about 1583–1633)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 89; Illustrated Bartsch 139, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.4 x 46.1 cm (12 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P13876

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund