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The Rape of Lucretia

1573
Giovanni Giacomo Valesio (Italian, active about 1573), Copied after Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, 1533–1578), After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian (Venetian), about 1488–1576)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bierens de Haan 193 (copy in reverse); Hollstein 193 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 193 (copy in reverse); New Hollstein 191, Copy e

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.2 x 29.6 cm (14 5/8 x 11 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark at the top and sides, and lacking c. 50 mm at the bottom)

Accession Number

B1060

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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