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Portrait of Edouard Dagoty, Inventor of Color Engraving (Paris 1745–1783 Florence)

Inscription

Engraved inscription: Portrait d'Edouard Dagoty inventeur de la gravure en coleurs, neé a Paris l'An. 1745. mort a Florence l'8. Mai 1783.

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

late 18th–early 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 3; Le Blanc 149

Accession Number

P2015

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint

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