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

1978
Erik Desmazières (French, born in 1948)


Catalogue Raisonné

Fitch-Febvrel 035

Dimensions

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

2007.455

Medium or Technique

Etching with aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

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

Provenance

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