David Beheading Goliath

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.026.8, iii/iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 26.6 x 38.8 cm (10 1/2 x 15 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the image)

Accession Number

P1677

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in light orange-tan, olive brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811), May 1820; verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811), May 1820; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund