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A Goddess (Venus?) in a Chariot, Attended by the Three Graces

about 1765-1790
In the manner of Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apparently not in de Vesme/Calabi

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.6 x 30 cm (13 5/8 x 11 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10473

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving, printed in brownish-red ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Image unfinished; before any inscriptions

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund