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The Fall of Phaeton

about 1595–1615
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 812

Dimensions

Sheet: 14 x 19.3 cm (5 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark; lacking the lower margin)

Accession Number

P13856

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund