Three Muses and a Putto with a Lyre

About 1560–64
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, active in France, 1504–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 36; Boorsch and Lewis 34, iii/vi or v/vi; Bellini 46, iii/vii or vi/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.3 x 16.9 cm (11 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

62.943

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Joseph Grünling, Vienna (died 1845)(Lugt 1463); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Joseph Grünling, Vienna (died 1845)(Lugt 1463); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard