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Portrait of Tommaso Salini, with Two Studies of Heads

Inscription

In the plate, at top, "Thomas ... Salinus / Romanus ... Pictor", and at bottom "Eques Octavius / Leonus Romanus / Pictor fecit. 1625."

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of P. Gervaise, Paris (died 1860)(Lugt 1078); verso, bottom center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. Gervaise, Paris (died 1860)(Lugt 1078); Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris ((1770-1876)(Lugt 119); Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(cf. Lugt 608); from whom purchased April 1, 1922

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner

1625

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 07 (state with the inscription "Thomas ... Salinus / Romanus ... Pictor" at top and "Eques Octavius / Leonus Romanus / Pictor fecit. 1625." at bottom)

Accession Number

22.1036

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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