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The Offer of Love

early 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Copied after Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.414.650 (copy)(possibly copied directly from Dürer)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 x 14 cm (5 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)(trimmed on or slightly inside the platemark)

Accession Number

P1297

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

After the engraving by Albrecht Dürer, Bartsch 93

Markings

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