A Serpent Talking to a Young Man

About 1505–
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), Possibly after Francesco Francia (Italian, about 1450–after 1526)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.298.396; Passavant 232

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.7 x 21.4 cm (10 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

30.1447

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Frederick Keppel & Co., Inc., New York; from whom purchased December 1, 1930

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund