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The Smoking Fire (Plate VI of the Second Edition, Second Issue, of the Carceri)

1761


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 006, ii/iii; Focillon 29; Robison 32, vi/vii (Second Edition, Fourth Issue, through early printings of Fifth Edition, c. 1775-1835); Ficacci 115

Dimensions

Sheet: 79.8 x 56.5 cm (31 7/16 x 22 1/4 in.) Platemark: 54.5 x 40.2 cm (21 7/16 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.11676

Medium or Technique

Etching, engraving, sulphur tint or open bite, burnishing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

1921, gift of Miss Ellen Twistleton Bullard (b. 1865 - d. 1959), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard