Requires Photography

The Three Fates

1770
Ferdinando Gregori (Italian, 1743-1804), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 30; Andresen 614, 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.6 x 37 cm (19 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.) Platemark: 47.8 x 31.2 cm (18 13/16 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1755

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

The coat of arms and inscription in the lower margin have been masked out, except for the inscriptions in the bottom left and bottom right corners, reading respectively "Michael Angelus Bonaratus pinx" and "Ferdinandus Gregorj del et Sculpsit 1770"

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock