Cornelia, Mother of the Gracchi
de Vesme/Calabi 0506, a state after v/v (see Note); Tuer 1206
Sheet: 39.2 x 46.4 cm (15 7/16 x 18 1/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)
Medium or Technique
Etching and stipple engraving, printed in sanguine ink
Not On View
De Vesme/Calabi describes the fifth and final state of this print as having the publication line of Mary Ryland, 1788. In this impression the publication line has been eliminated, and the inscriptions “Ang. Kauffman gins.” [sic] and “F. Bartolozzi sculqs” [sic] have been corrected to “Ang. Kauffman. pinx.t” and “F. Bartolozzi Sculp.t”.
Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)
Mrs. George H. Lyman, Sr., Boston; her bequest to the MFA April 14, 1955
Bequest of Mrs. George H. Lyman, Sr.