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The Erythraean Sibyl

about 1770-1800
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, 1740-1803), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 61; Apell 15

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.5 x 37.2 cm (18 11/16 x 14 5/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins at the top and sides, and trimmed well within the platemark at the bottom)

Accession Number

M14200

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Lucy Ellis, Boston; her bequest to the MFA November 26, 1899

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Lucy Ellis