Homage Rendered to Psyche

mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Giuseppe Salviati (Italian, c. 1520–c. 1575)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.125.26 (indeterminate state, as the lower left corner, where the monogram of Andreani would appear, is trimmed off)

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.5 x 23.7 cm (9 1/4 x 9 5/16 in.)(trimmed to, or in places within, the two octagonal borderlines)

Accession Number

M28193

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light brown, medium brown, and dark brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased November 1, 1920

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund