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Portrait of Vittorio Alfieri

early 19th century
Faustino Anderloni (Italian, 1766–1847), After Giuseppe Bossi (Italian, 1777-1815), After Niccolò Bettoni (1770-1842)

Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 6; Meyer 9, a state after i/i, with "Vittorio Alfieri" in shaded letters (cf. P14201)


Sheet: 33 x 23.5 cm (13 x 9 1/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark, or with thread margins in places

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, lower center, the blindstamp of Paolo Caronni, Milan (1779-1842)(Lugt 4187); verso, 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)


Paolo Caronni, Milan (1779-1842)(Lugt 4187); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund