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: 48 x 35.1 cm (18 7/8 x 13 13/16 in.)(with thread margins around the image at the top and sides, and trimmed slightly into the image at the bottom)

Accession Number

64.1086

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in light gray-brown and three shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen