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A Tomb Surmounted by the Virgin and Child in an Oval Wreath

For a discussion of Angiolo Falconetto see David Acton's entry on this artist in Sue Welsh Reed and Richard W. Wallace, Italian Etchers of the Renaissance & Baroque (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1989), pp. 45-6.

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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

About 1555–65

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Angelo Falcone) 13, i/ii (or a copy?)(the impression from London used in The Illustrated Bartsch is what Bartsch describes as a copy)

Accession Number

P13896

Medium or Technique

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