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A Young Man Leaning on an Urn

about 1743
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 30, only state; Rizzi 29, only state; de Vesme 3, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 30.5 cm (9 1/8 x 12 in.) Platemark: 14.1 x 18 cm (5 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M9794

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in gray-brown 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 2043; purchased there by MFA

Credit Line

Museum purchase