Requires Photography

The Seasons

The Dance of the Hours to the Tune of Time

1789
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812), After Nicolas Poussin (French (active in Rome), 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 154, iii/iv; Apell 45, ii/iii; Le Blanc 56, a state before i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.1 x 63.2 cm (21 11/16 x 24 7/8 in.) Platemark: 53.4 x 63.1 cm (21 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13709

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-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