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Aeneas Saving Anchises

Marks

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

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales

about 1525

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 60; Illustrated Bartsch 60, only state

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.8 x 17.7 cm (8 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.)(trimmed diagonally within the platemark at the bottom; trimmed within the platemark on the other three sides; much of the blank background replaced)

Accession Number

M5872

Medium or Technique

Engraving

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