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Two Marble Tripods in the Villa Albani (Plate 33 of the Vasi, Candelabri, Cippi, Sarcofagi, Tripodi...)

1768-1778


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 87, 1778; Focillon 631; Ficacci 763 (an impression before the number "33" in the top right corner)

Dimensions

Sheet: 82.3 x 55.2 cm (32 3/8 x 21 3/4 in.) Platemark: 52.9 x 39.2 cm (20 13/16 x 15 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M25614.33

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center and center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (1844-1884); by bequest to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker, Boston (1816-1908); his bequest to the MFA 1909 (transferred from library; accession date January 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection