Requires Photography

The Muleteer on the Via Appia

1640s
Jan Both (Dutch, about 1618–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 6, i/ii; Dutuit 6, iii/vi; Hollstein 6, iii/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.5 x 28.8 cm (8 7/16 x 11 5/16 in.) Platemark: 19.8 x 27.4 cm (7 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.985

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of St. John Dent, London and Milton (died c. 1884) (Lugt 2373); verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of T. W. Waller, London (died c. 1910?)(Lugt 2472); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

St. John Dent, London and Milton (died c. 1884)(Lugt 2373); T. W. Waller, London (died c. 1910?)(Lugt 2472); William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard