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Portrait of Pope Alexander VI

School of Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Passavant VI, p. 46, no. 296 (as School of Marcantonio)

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.9 cm diameter (1 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1215

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in black ink, the mark of the British Museum (Lugt 302); verso, upper center, in black ink, the duplicate stamp of the British Museum (Lugt 305); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

British Museum, London (Lugt 302, 305); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund