Requires Photography

The Judgment of Paris

1535–60
Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 80

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.3 x 44.3 cm (11 15/16 x 17 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P13743

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, with slight touches of lead white

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); verso of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund