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Prudence and Beauty

1782
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Giovanni Battista Cipriani (Italian (Florentine), 1727–1785, active in London)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 0700, iv/v or v/v (the bottom of the sheet is trimmed off)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18 x 20.8 cm (7 1/16 x 8 3/16 in.)(trimmed irregularly within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17116

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving, printed in colors à la poupée and/or with hand coloring

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

James Haskell Danforth; his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of James Haskell Danforth