The Astrologer

1509
Giulio Campagnola (Italian, about 1482—after 1515)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 8C (mistakenly catalogued by him as a copy); Hind 9, ii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 11, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.8 x 15.6 cm (3 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)(with thread margins on all four sides; trimmed very slightly within the platemark at the top left)

Accession Number

M25878

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

On thin Italian laid paper

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Brayton C. Ives (1840-1914); sale of his collection at the American Art Galleries, April 12-14, 1915; purchased there by MFA

Credit Line

Purchased from Special Print Fund