Requires Photography

Cupids Playing

1544
Monogrammist NDB (Italian, active about 1544), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.109.5

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.7 x 40 cm (11 5/16 x 15 3/4 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline at the top and bottom, and to the second, outside, borderlines at the sides)

Accession Number

1975.529

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in two shades of reddish-brown and dark brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen