The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Not on view
This print is bound in book with a gold tooled leather binding and marbelized paper boards, containing two volumes of prints, the majority of which are engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi. This print is part of Volume I, which contains an engraved frontispiece with a portrait of Guercino by Bartolozzi, 1 leaf index, and 81 plates.
Inscription: At lower left: James Basire Fecit. At lower right: il Guercino da Cento del.
Marking: On verso at right center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
John, Lord Northwick (British, 1769–1859); Vendor: Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. (London)