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The Seasons

The Dance of the Hours to the Tune of Time

1789
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 154, iv/iv; Apell 45, a state after iii/iii; Le Blanc 56, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 62.4 x 77.3 cm (24 9/16 x 30 7/16 in.) Platemark: 53.5 x 62.3 cm (21 1/16 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M6466

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Charles Callahan Perkins, Boston (1823-1886); by descent to his children; their gift to the MFA April 9, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of C. C. Perkins