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The Death of Procris

about 1540
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Giulio Romano (Italian, 1499?–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 61, iii/iii; Boorsch and Lewis 5, vii/x; Bellini 6, ix/xii

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.3 x 56.6 cm (15 1/2 x 22 5/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1535

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund