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The Fall of the Giants (upper left panel)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.5 x 31.1 cm (17 1/8 x 12 1/4 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

K35

Medium or Technique

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

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 blue ink, the mark of Franz Baumgartner (attributed to), Vienna (19th cent.)(Lugt 975); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Franz Baumgartner, Vienna (19th cent.)(mark attributed to)(Lugt 975); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler