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Parnassus

1830
Ferdinand Ruscheweyh (German, 1785–1846), Copied after Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 247 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.2 x 51.9 cm (16 5/8 x 20 7/16 in.) Platemark: 39.6 x 48.8 cm (15 9/16 x 19 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P3233

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Christian Gottfried Matthes, Berlin (died before 1862)(Lugt 2871); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, the same mark; verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Christian Gottfried Matthes, Berlin (died before 1862)(Lugt 2871); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund