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The Prophet Isaiah

1776
Domenico Cunego (Italian, 1727–1803), After Giovanni Lanfranco (Italian, 1582–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 35 x 25.1 cm (13 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.) Platemark: 33.3 x 23.8 cm (13 1/8 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

K2215

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, lower margin, "Ioann. Lanfranchi pinx. Dom. Cunego sculp. 1776. / Propter scelus populi mei percussi eum. [For the transgression of my people was he stricken] Is. 53.8. / In Sacello Sacchetti Ecclesiae S. Ioannis vulgo de' Fiorentini. / Romae ex Calcographia R.C.A."

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler