The Rape of Lucretia

1571
Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, 1533–1578), After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian (Venetian), about 1488–1576)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bierens de Haan 193, i/iii; Hollstein 193, i/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 193; New Hollstein 191, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.3 x 26.6 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/2 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1548

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1].

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund