Requires Photography

Sibyl

1671
Jan van Bisschop (Netherlandish, 1628–1671), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc I.p.348, 5; Wurzbach 6; Hollstein 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.2 x 13.7 cm (8 3/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

B1419

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: Mich.Ang.Bon.pinx. F. Salv. d. [Michelangelo pinxit/Francesco Salviati delineavit]
In plate, l.r.: J.E.F. [Jan Episcopius fecit]
In plate, u.r.: 22

Signed

signed

Markings

Unidentified watermark, c.
Verso, Lugt 207 (W. P. Babcock, 1826-1899, Paris)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (b. 1826 – d. 1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock