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Theseus Seated on the Conquered Minotaur

1787
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Buenaventura Salesa (Spanish, 1756-1819), After Antonio Canova (Italian, 1757–1822)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 164, iii/iv; Apell 36, ii/iii; Le Blanc 52, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 73.4 x 51.1 cm (28 7/8 x 20 1/8 in.) Platemark: 51.8 x 38.3 cm (20 3/8 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M1530

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales