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The Victory of Scipio over Syphax

1530s
Master of the Die (Italian, active 1530s)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 73, indeterminate state (approximately 13 mm has been trimmed off the bottom)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 24.6 cm (7 13/16 x 9 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark at the top and sides; trimmed approximately 13 mm within the platemark at the bottom)

Accession Number

P1374

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1687; verso, bottom left, 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

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1687; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund