The Fall of the Giants

1641
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.114.12, ii/ii; Takahatake 19 (Version B), i/iii, Variant d

Dimensions

Each sheet approximately 44.3 x 31 cm (17 7/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.605a-d

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut on four sheets (not mounted together), each printed from four blocks in black, brown, dark brown, and tan

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheets of sheets a, b, and c, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen