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Alexander Directing a Battle

1608
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 549

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.3 x 28.4 cm (8 x 11 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark; lacking the lower margin with the inscription)

Accession Number

K2173

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900) (Lugt 1580); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler