A Sibyl Reading

early 16th–mid 16th century
Copied after Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.089.6 (reverse copy, undescribed)

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 22.9 cm (11 5/8 x 9 in.)(trimmed to the image (borderline))

Accession Number

P1689

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in light salmon and black

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund