Tiresias as Blind Soothsayer

about 1740-1760
Joseph (Giuseppe) Wagner (German, worked in Venice, 1706-1780), After Jacopo Amigoni (Italian (Venetian), about 1685–1752)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 x 40.5 cm (11 7/16 x 15 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M1622

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, upper center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544); verso of backing sheet, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales