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The Medici Coat of Arms

Armoiries des Médicis aux sirènes

about 1620
Unidentified artist, 17th century, Copied after Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 431 (copy); Lieure 0293 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.7 x 6.3 cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/2 in.) Platemark: 8.5 x 6.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19453

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom center, 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