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The Triumph of Scipio

This impression is of a state not described by Bartsch. It has a borderline at the bottom of the image, approximately 2 mm below the bottom of the die containing the artist's initial, and the shadows of the horse's hind legs and of the right foot of the captive behind the horse are different...

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Marks

Verso, lower center, in pen and black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (Lugt 154), 1838; verso, lower left, 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

Unidentified collector (Lugt 154), 1838; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1530s

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 74, indeterminate state, presumably later than ii/ii (see Notes)

Accession Number

P1375

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