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The Fall of the Giants (lower right panel)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.114.12, ii/ii (lower right panel); Takahatake 19 (Version B), i/iii, Variant c (lower right panel)

Dimensions

Sheet: 44.1 x 31.3 cm (17 3/8 x 12 5/16 in.) Borderline 43.9 x 31.2 cm (17 5/16 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P1672

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, medium brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hinged to a backboard with three other sections: K35 (upper left); P1670 (upper right); P1671 (lower left); P1672 (lower right)

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c.1718-1783)(Lugt 548); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c.1718-1783)(Lugt 548); 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