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A Skull

1760
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727–1792)


Dimensions

Sheet: 29.9 x 21.8 cm (11 3/4 x 8 9/16 in.) Platemark: 8.1 x 6.5 cm (3 3/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.544

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

C. & J. Goodfriend, New York; from whom purchased December 21, 1988 with funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Alan Green, Newton, Massachusetts

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth and Alan Green