Sibyl

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.087.5; Takahatake 16, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.8 x 21.3 cm (11 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.)(trimmed into the borderline on all four sides)

Accession Number

1975.596

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in blue-gray 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, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt); verso, lower right, the same mark

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