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Cupid with an Orb and Scepter

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, below the image, "Engravd by F. Bartolozzi" and at the bottom, "London. Publish'd May 25; 1785 by W. Dickinson Engraver & Printseller No 158 Bond Street."

Marks

Verso, upper right-center, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified mark (not in Lugt); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1785

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in De Vesme/Calabi

Accession Number

P10791

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving

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