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Proserpina Giving Psyche the Box of Beauty

1530s
Master of the Die (Italian, active 1530s), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 65, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 23.3 cm (7 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B2571

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901)(Lugt 670), 1874; verso, right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901)(Lugt 670), 1874; William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock