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The Fall of the Giants

about 1541–44
Guido Ruggieri (Italian, active about 1541–1544), After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XV (anonymous followers of Marcantonio Raimondi), 45, 16; Le Blanc 7

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.3 x 57.6 cm (13 7/8 x 22 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark; thread margin at the bottom)

Accession Number

P1443

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression is before the Lafreri publication line at the bottom right. For an impression with the Lafreri publication line, see B2496.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, 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