The Death of Lucretia

About 1511–12
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.155.192, ii/ii; Passavant 123

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.3 x 13.3 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.) Platemark: 21.1 x 13.1 cm (8 5/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P1108

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (Lugt 2840); verso, left center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (Lugt 2840); William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund