Hercules Driving Envy from the Temple of the Muses

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Baldassare Peruzzi (Italian, 1481–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.133.12, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.6 x 23.3 cm (12 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.) Image (borderline): 30.1 x 22.9 cm (11 7/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

64.1125

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-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