Three Muses and a Putto with Cymbals

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 38; Boorsch and Lewis 36, ii/iv; Bellini 48, ii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 30 x 17.4 cm (11 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

62.945

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Josef Grünling, Vienna (died 1846)(Lugt 1463); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Josef Grünling, Vienna (died 1846)(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