Hercules and the Nemean Lion

about 1510–1550
Giuseppe Niccolò Rossigliani, called Niccolò Vicentino (Italian, active about 1510–1550), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.119.17, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 19.3 cm (9 15/16 x 7 5/8 in.) Image (borderline): 25 x 19.1 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1101

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in light gray-green and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of H. Füssli & Cie, Zurich (Lugt 1008); verso, upper right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

H. Füssli & Cie, Zurich (Lugt 1008); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen