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The Calumny of Apelles

1560
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Luca Penni (Italian, 1500–1556)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 64; Boorsch and Lewis 27, iii/vi; Bellini 40, iii(b)/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.7 x 32.2 cm (14 1/16 x 12 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark at the top and sides, and lacking c. 11 mm at the bottom)

Accession Number

B1677

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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