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The Education of Achilles

about 1650–55
Giovanni Cesare Testa (Italian, died 1655), After Pietro Testa (Italian, 1612–1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bellini (Giovanni Cesare Testa) 7, i/ii; Cropper 120

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.5 x 44.8 cm (12 3/8 x 17 5/8 in.) Platemark: 27.8 x 41.1 cm (10 15/16 x 16 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B3481

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock