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The Archangel Gabriel

1798-1800
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), and Angelo Emilio Lapi (Italian, about 1769–1852)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 068, ii/ii; not in Apell under either Morghen or Lapi; possibly Le Blanc 30 (as the Archangel Michael, of which no such subject is described in Halsey)

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.6 x 40.9 cm (21 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.) Platemark: 43 x 31 cm (16 15/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13660

Medium or Technique

Crayon manner engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, the blindstamp of Raphael Morghen (Lugt 2226); verso, left center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund