The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1950
Not on view
This print is bound in a book containing a series of 24 etched portraits and text with ornamental borders, and a title page. The book is bound in marble paper-covered boards with a vellum back and corners.
Inscription: Lettered below portrait at center 'Petrus Longhi Pictor XII / Alexan. Longhi pinx. et scul.'; signed at lower left 'Longhi'; numbered at lower right 'IIII'
Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: F. & G. Staack
Le Blanc II.566.3-27; Cicognara 2306; Brunet III.1151.52