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The Infant Bacchus Astride a Wine Barrel Holding a Wine Glass

late 18th century
Gaetano Gandolfi (Italian, 1734–1802)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 13, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.6 x 6.6 cm (3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.) Platemark: 6.5 x 4.2 cm (2 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)(slightly irregular)

Accession Number

1996.347

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Hill-Stone, Inc., New York; from whom purchased December 18, 1996

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund