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Achilles Returning the Body of Hector to Priam

about 1764-1775
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After William Pars (English, about 1742–1782)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 2419, iii/iii; Tuer 1423

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 33.3 cm (9 3/8 x 13 1/8 in.) Platemark: 10 x 17.3 cm (3 15/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P10639

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, within the platemark, bottom left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); verso, lower right-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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, 1310); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund