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Sacrifice to Priapus

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 27 (with Thomassin and Rossi publication lines)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.9 x 28.6 cm (6 1/4 x 11 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1371

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, in center of lower margin, "Philippus Thomassinus excudit Romae / Gio: Jacomo de Rossi le stampa in Roma alla Pace"

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in black ink, the mark of the Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund