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Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion

1528
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), After Giulio Romano (Italian, 1499?–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.219.287; Passavant 65

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.3 x 12.1 cm (7 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)(thread margins on all four sides)

Accession Number

P1254

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Bernhard Keller, Schaffhausen (1789-1870)(Lugt 384); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Bernhard Keller, Schaffhausen (1789-1870)(Lugt 384); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund