Requires Photography

Portrait of Dante Alighieri

1806
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 046, iii/v; Apell 95, a state after i/i; Le Blanc 129

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.7 x 22.1 cm (12 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.) Platemark: 21.4 x 15.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13559

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund