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The Flatteries of Love

about 1781
Unidentified artist, 18th century, Copied after Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1654, a deceptive copy of state ii/iv; Tuer 735 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.5 x 11.3 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.) Platemark: 13.9 x 9.7 cm (5 1/2 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P10571

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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