Apollo and the Python

about 1592
Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602), After Bernardo Buontalenti (Italian, 1536–1608)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 122, i/ii; Bohlin 154, i/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 187, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.4 x 34.4 cm (9 5/8 x 13 9/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark at the top and sides; with partial thread margin at the bottom)

Accession Number

63.1291

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard