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The Death of Cleopatra

mid 18th–late 18th century
Giovanni Battista Cipriani (Italian (Florentine), 1727–1785, active in London), After Benvenuto Cellini (Italian, 1500–1571)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 5

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 17.5 cm (9 3/8 x 6 7/8 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

P11403

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund