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The Cock and the Fox (Illustration to "Dryden's Fables")

1797
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Lady Diana Spencer Beauclerk (English, 1734–1808)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1716, only state; Tuer 330

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.1 x 16 cm (7 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10530

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund