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The Cumaean Sibyl

about 1770-1790
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, 1740-1803), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 59; Apell 13

Dimensions

Sheet: 59.7 x 43.2 cm (23 1/2 x 17 in.) Platemark: 53.2 x 37.6 cm (20 15/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14089

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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