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Men Catching Snakes

1602
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1102

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.5 x 14.9 cm (3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)(with thread margins)

Accession Number

97.1155

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund