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Celleberrimi Framcisci Mazzola Parmensis graphides per Ludovicum Inig Bononiæ collectæ editæque anno MDCCLXXXVIII

1787 and later
Francesco Rosaspina (Italian, 1762–1841)


Dimensions

Overall: 60.7 x 45.5 x 3.6 cm (23 7/8 x 17 15/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1403

Medium or Technique

Various techniques, including etching, aquatint and mezzotint

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Albums

Three suites of prints bound together in stiffened 18th-century carta rustica with spine label of an unidentified 18th- or early 19th-century library (probably Italian), numbered “46”

Provenance

Before 1981, Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA; 1981 or before, acquired by Ars Libri, Boston, MA; 1981, sold by Ars Libri to Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, Newton, MA; 1992, gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow to Elmar Seibel and Azita Bina, on the occasion of their wedding; 2012, year-end gift of Elmar Seibel and Azita Bina to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Azita Bina and Elmar W. Seibel in memory of Arthur Vershbow