The Happy Satyr and His Family

Scherzi di Fantasia

about 1743
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 02, i/ii; Rizzi 13, i/ii; de Vesme 22, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.4 x 25.2 cm (13 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.) Platemark: 22.7 x 17.6 cm (8 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.364

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Robert B. Wheaton, Concord, Massachusetts (d. 2010) and Barbara K.Wheaton; her gift to the MFA June 27, 2012

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton in memory of Robert Bradford Wheaton