Requires Photography

The Interior of a Ruined Building

about 1757-1765
Marco Alvise Pitteri (Italian (Venetian), 1702–1786)


Catalogue Raisonné

Probably from Ravà 282-392 (Illustrations to the Works of Virgil); not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.5 x 8.7 cm (2 9/16 x 3 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14302

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund