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Vase with Snake Handle

1582
Cherubino Alberti (Italian, 1553–1615), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 169; Meyer 180, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.7 x 16.4 cm (9 3/4 x 6 7/16 in.) Platemark: 24 x 15.8 cm (9 7/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M7686

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Anonymous gift to the MFA June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift