Recto at left in graphite pencil: 117 Verso at right in graphite pencil: 8 [in a double circle] Verso at right in graphite pencil: 21 [in a circle] Verso lower right in blue pencil: 3000 Verso lower center in graphite pencil: Felice Giani ...[illegible]
Verso lower right stamped in blue ink-- an unidentified mark: square containing a star and a halo [?]
Hill-Stone, Inc., New York; sold by them to a private collector, London, England; repurchased by Hill-Stone, Inc.; from whom purchased by MFA, September 2001.
Charles Potter Kling Fund
- Artist Felice Giani, Italian, 1760–1823
Overall: 41 x 55.7cm (16 1/8 x 21 15/16 in.) Framed: 79.7 x 91.4 cm (31 3/8 x 36 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over graphite pencil