The Judgment of Paris

1555
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Giovanni Battista Bertani (Italian, 1516–1576)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 60, ii/ii; Boorsch and Lewis 16, iii/iii; Bellini 25, iii/iii (this impression with the inscription at the bottom printed from a separate plate)

Dimensions

Sheet: 41.9 x 53.1 cm (16 1/2 x 20 7/8 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark at the top and sides, and with a margin of 18 mm at the bottom on which an inscription from a separate plate has been printed)

Accession Number

P1534

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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