The Astrologer

1509
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Copied after Giulio Campagnola (Italian, about 1482—after 1515)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 8 (mistakenly catalogued by him as the original); Hind 9a; Illustrated Bartsch 11, Copy 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.3 x 16.8 cm (4 1/16 x 6 5/8 in.) Platemark: 9.5 x 15.4 cm (3 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.966

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

On very thin laid paper

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of James Reiss, Manchester and London (1812-1899)(Lugt 1522); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Francis Bullard, Boston (1862-1913)(Lugt 982); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

James Reiss, Manchester and London (1812-1899)(Lugt 1522); Francis Bullard, Boston (1862-1913)(Lugt 982); William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard