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Venus and Adonis

1655
Luigi Pellegrini Scaramuccia (Italian, 1616–1680), After Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4, ii/ii; Albricci 4, iii/iii (see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.9 x 31.4 cm (11 x 12 3/8 in.) Platemark: 26.6 x 29.8 cm (10 1/2 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P14002

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund