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: 25.1 x 19.4 cm (9 7/8 x 7 5/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1102

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen