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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


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


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




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)


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