Surprise

mid 16th century
Attributed to Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.146.10, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.1 x 19.4 cm (10 11/16 x 7 5/8 in.)(trimmed on the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1130

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in yellow-brown, olive brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen