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Hercules Supporting the World on Behalf of Atlas

1563
Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, 1533–1578), After Frans Floris (Netherlandish, 1519 or 1520–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bierens de Haan 181, ii/iii; Hollstein 181, ii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 181; New Hollstein 181, ii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.1 x 28.5 cm (8 11/16 x 11 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B1059

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock