Diogenes

mid 1520s
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.100.10

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.7 x 33.7 cm (18 3/4 x 13 1/4 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

P1690

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of orange-brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); recto, bottom center, the same mark; verso of backing sheet, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund