Sibyl

Second Sibyl

about 1640
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.087.3; Takahatake 14, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 26 x 18.3 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)(trimmed into the borderline at top and sides; most of borderline at bottom trimmed off)

Accession Number

K33

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in gray-green and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified collector's mark (not in Lugt); verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Unidentified collector (mark not in Lugt); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler