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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 (upper left panel); Takahatake 19 (Version B), i/iii, Variant a (upper left panel)

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.2 x 30.7 cm (17 x 12 1/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

P1667

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hinged to a backboard with three other sections: P1667 (upper left); P1668 (upper right); P1669(lower left); P1673(lower right)

Markings

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