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Cupid and the Griffin

early 16th–mid 16th century
School of Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XV.039.008 (a second state, with the "Ant. Sal. exc." publication line); Passavant (anonymous followers of Marcantonio) 87

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 16.6 cm (5 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B2495

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock