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, i/ii (before the monogram of Andreani)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.6 x 26.7 cm (10 7/8 x 10 1/2 in.)(apparently trimmed to edge of image, which is just outside the outer square borderline)

Accession Number

P1711

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light tan, tan, and brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund