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The Rape of Europa

1546
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 109; Massari 68, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 109, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 43.8 cm (11 5/8 x 17 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B643

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock