Requires Photography

The Rape of Europa

1663
Mauro Oddi (Italian, 1639–1702), After Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 2; Illustrated Bartsch 2, only state (see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18 x 24 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

P13979

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund