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The Prophet Joel

early 1570s
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 18; Boorsch and Lewis 44, v/v; Bellini 14, v/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 62.6 x 48.2 cm (24 5/8 x 19 in.) Platemark: 56.7 x 42.5 cm (22 5/16 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M9832

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, May 10-11, 1894, lot 1278; purchased there by MFA

Credit Line

Museum purchase