Bacchanal

1640
Giovanni Andrea Podestà (Italian, about 1615–1674)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 3; Illustrated Bartsch 3, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 27 x 39.8 cm (10 5/8 x 15 11/16 in.) Platemark: 26.6 x 39.3 cm (10 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.776

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, on the left side of the herm, lower right, "ANDREA PO: / INV. FE 1635"

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 13, 1967

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis