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Trophies with a Helmet Surmounted by an Eagle

1656–58
Giovanni Battista Galestruzzi (Italian, 1618–1677 or later), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 45; Illustrated Bartsch 45, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.4 x 29 cm (8 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.) Platemark: 11.7 x 16.1 cm (4 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M9803

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, May 10-11, 1894, lot 1251; purchased there by the MFA

Credit Line

Museum purchase