Ignorance and Mercury (Upper portion)

1431–1506
School of Andrea Mantegna (Italian (Paduan, active in Mantua), about 1431–1506)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind V.p3-31.22; Bartsch, xiii, 303, no.16.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 299 x 436 mm

Accession Number

23.952

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

(Upper Portion)

Markings

Verso, lower right corner, stamped in purple ink: Mark of James Reiss, Lugt 1522; Lower centre, stamped in purple ink: Mark of Francis Bullard, Lugt 982; Lower centre, stamped in black ink: unreadable mark.

Provenance

James Reiss (1812-1899, Manchester) Lugt 1522; Francis Bullard (1862-1913, Boston) Lugt 982; Dr. William Norton Bullard (1853-1931, Boston); by whom given to MFA April 1923.

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard