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The Harmony of the Spheres

about 1592
Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602), After Bernardo Buontalenti (Italian, 1536–1608)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 121, ii/ii; Bohlin 153, ii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 186, ii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.2 x 36.3 cm (9 15/16 x 14 5/16 in.) Platemark: 24.5 x 35.3 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B835

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, 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