Requires Photography

The Elevation of Clement XI to the Papacy

about 1700
Giuseppe Maria Moretti (Italian, 1659–1746), After Giuseppe Pietro Zanotti (Italian, 1990s)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Nagler or Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 49 x 38.6 cm (19 5/16 x 15 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the image on all four sides)

Accession Number

1975.617

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed in three blocks, orange, brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Hans Freiherr von und zu Aufsess, Aufsess and Nuremberg (1801-1872)(Lugt 2749); verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Hans Freiherr von und zu Aufsess, Aufsess and Nuremberg (1801-1872)(Lugt 2749); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); by bequest to Lydia Evans Tunnard, New Haven, Connecticut (1913-1980); her gift to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen