Aeneas Carrying Anchises

1518
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.104.12

Dimensions

Sheet: 52.6 x 37.9 cm (20 11/16 x 14 15/16 in.)(trimmed into, or slightly inside of, the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1089

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of grayish brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Jean Mariette, Paris (1660-1742)(Lugt 1786a); verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Jean Mariette (b. 1660- d. 1742), Paris (Lugt 1786a). Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797 - d. 1854), Dresden (Lugt 971). 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