A Sibyl Reading

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.089.6, Copy [B]

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.2 x 22 cm (10 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

64.1075

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in gray-brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue-green ink, two collector's marks of Joseph Daniel Böhm, Vienna (1794-1865)(Lugt 271, 1442); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Joseph Daniel Böhm, Vienna (1794-1865)(Lugt 271, 1442); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen