Silenus Riding on an Ass

late 1540s
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574), After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 088; Massari 95; Illustrated Bartsch 88, indeterminate state

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.5 x 21.9 cm (5 5/16 x 8 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B634

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock