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Sinon Deceiving the Trojans

mid-1540s
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Giovanni Battista Scultori (Italian, 1503–1575)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 28; Boorsch and Lewis 7, i/v; Bellini 8, i/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.4 x 47.1 cm (14 5/16 x 18 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1533

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, in pencil, the mark of Pietro Malenza, Verona (died 1866)(Lugt 2101), 1832; verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Pietro Malenza, Verona (died 1866)(Lugt 2101), 1832; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund