Milo of Croton

mid 16th century
Attributed to Niccolo Boldrini (Italian, about 1500–after 1566), Possibly after Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian (Venetian), about 1488–1576), Possibly after Giovanni Antonio de Sachis, called "Il Pordenone" (Italian, about 1484–1539)


Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant VI, 237, 70

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.9 x 42.1 cm (12 3/16 x 16 9/16 in.) Image (borderline): 30 x 41.5 cm (11 13/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.497

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from the line block only

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (Lugt 2840); verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Christian David Ginsburg, Palmer's Green (1831-1914)(Lugt 1145); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Unidentified collector (Lugt 2840: Christian David Ginsburg, Palmer's Green (1831-1914)(Lugt 1145); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen