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Mater Dolorosa

about 1804-1810
Unidentified artist, 18th century, Copied after Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815)

Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme 0119 (copy, in a slightly smaller format)


Sheet: 31.1 x 19.8 cm (12 1/4 x 7 13/16 in.) Platemark: 28.4 x 18.2 cm (11 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



This impression is in a smaller format than, and differs in a number of details from, the print described in De Vesme/Calabi, an impression of which is in the British Museum.


Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund