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The Poet Virgil Suspended in a Basket

Inscription

Engraved lower left, on rock: "L/1525"; verso: slight

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Juan Jorge Peoli (1825-1893, New York, Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, 10 and 11 May 1894, lot 1471; purchased there by MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Intaglio) 136; Hollstein 136, I(IV); Filedt Kok (Holstein) ,B. 136, a(d);V 134

Accession Number

M9817

Medium or Technique

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