Ariadne

Cleopatra

About 1510–30
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.162.199; Passavant 124

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 17.8 cm (4 1/2 x 7 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1109

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Passavant says this print is after an antique statue of Ariadne.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund