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The Poet

about 1620–21
Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish (active in Italy), 1591–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 10; Brown (1989) 3, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.8 x 12.3 cm (6 1/4 x 4 13/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P13849

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in black ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shrposhire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, 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