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Hercules and the Nemean Lion

about 1550–1565
Adamo Scultori (Italian, about 1530–1587), After Giulio Romano (Italian, 1499?–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 21; Bellini 12, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 14.2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

B1649

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock