Requires Photography

Portrait of Petrarch

1805
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 141, v/v; Apell 132, iv/iv; Le Blanc 169, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.8 x 35.6 cm (18 1/16 x 14 in.) Platemark: 32.7 x 23.1 cm (12 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M6456

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

The Children of Charles Callahan Perkins, Boston; their gift to the MFA April 9, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of C. C. Perkins