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Jupiter Transforming Io into a Cow

early 16th–mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Copied after Jacopo Caraglio (Italian, 1505–1565), After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 09 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 9, probably either Copy 2 or Copy 5

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.7 x 17.5 cm (9 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.) Platemark: 20.5 x 13.3 cm (8 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

B818

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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