The Rape of Proserpine
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian, last half of the 16th century)
Sheet: 44.7 x 35.1 cm (17 5/8 x 13 13/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Earlier of at least two states. Before insertion of a large plug at the right involving considerable redesigning of the horses and before new lights were scooped out on the cliff at the left.
In this impression, the head of the top horse faces down at about a forty-five degree angle, and the head of the bottom horse faces straight down.
Verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)
R.E. Lewis, Inc., San Francisco; from whom purchased October 11, 1966
Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis