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Tantalus Speaking to Diana

late 1560s
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 116; Massari 197; Illustrated Bartsch 116, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.3 x 9.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B646.2

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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