Scipio Africanus

mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Giulio Romano (Italian, 1499?–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.099.8

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.1 x 26.1 cm (8 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

1975.427

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, red-brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen