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1516
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), After Baccio Bandinelli (Italian, 1493–1560)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.193.241; Passavant 60

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.9 x 26.1 cm (4 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1247

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617); verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the same mark, 1824; verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, Settrington (1771-1823)(no mark; note by William Esdaile, verso); William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617), 1824; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund