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The Farnese Hercules

After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 143 (reduced copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 18.3 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7303

Medium or Technique

Engraving (reduced copy)

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, on pedestal, lower center: HERCULES VICTOR; lower left: 3

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7303 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund