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Young Man with a Torch

About 1510–30
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), Possibly after Francesco Francia (Italian, about 1450–after 1526), Possibly after Timoteo Viti


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.274.360; Passavant 219

Dimensions

Platemark: 27.5 x 37.2 cm (10 13/16 x 14 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1234

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1606); verso of backing sheet, lower left-center. in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 234); verso of backing sheet, lower right-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Count Wilhelm Heinrich Ferdinand Karl von Lepell, Berlin (1755-1826)(Lugt 1672); verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified signature and paraph (beginning with the letters "De")(not in Lugt); verso of backing sheet, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1606, 234); Count Wilhelm Heinrich Ferdinand Karl von Lepell, Berlin (1755-1826)(Lugt 1672); an unidentified collector; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund