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The Dream of Malatesta ("Le Songe de Malatesta")

Erik Desmazières (French, born in 1948)

Catalogue Raisonné

Fitch-Febvrel 035


Platemark: 19.8 x 17.8 cm (7 13/16 x 7 in.) Sheet: 33 x 25.2 cm (13 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with aquatint

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings




Signed and dated, recto, lower right in graphite pencil: Erik Desmazières 1979
Recto, lower left in graphite pencil: 8629_09
Verso, in graphite pencil: For my father, Gus Baiano, on his 79th birthday - Love, Richard 12/22/06


Richard Baiano (Boston), 2006; his gift to his father, Gus Baiano, 22 December 2006; by descent to Richard Baiano (Boston), 2007; his gift to the MFA, 27 June 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Baiano in memory of his father, Gus Baiano