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: 27.7 x 22.4 cm (10 7/8 x 8 13/16 in.)(trimmed to the edge of the image)

Accession Number

64.1073

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left corner, only partially on the sheet, stamped in black ink, an unidentified mark; verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1964, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen