Apollo and Marsyas

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.123.24 [2, right half] ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.9 x 15.5 cm (9 x 6 1/8 in.)(trimmed octagonally, outside the borderline but within the lightest tone block)

Accession Number

P1694

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from four blocks in black and three shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Joannes Michiel Rysbrack, London (1693-1770(Lugt 1913); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Joannes Michiel Rysbrack, London (1693-1770(Lugt 1913); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund