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Diana Discovering Callisto's Pregnancy

1566
Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, 1533–1578), After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian (Venetian), about 1488–1576)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bierens de Haan 157, i/ii; Hollstein 157, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 157; New Hollstein 189, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.9 x 37.2 cm (17 5/16 x 14 5/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins)

Accession Number

P1554

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617); verso, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Esdaile (Lugt 2617), 1825; verso, top right-center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811), 1820; verso, bottom right-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811), 1820; William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617), 1825; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund