Hercules and the Nemean Lion

mid 16th century
Attributed to Niccolo Boldrini (Italian, about 1500–after 1566), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.120.18

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.2 x 41.6 cm (11 7/8 x 16 3/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.507

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from the line block only

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Wilhelm Eduard Drugulin, Leipzig (1825-1879)(Lugt 2612); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Wilhelm Eduard Drugulin, Leipzig (1825-1879)(Lugt 2612); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen