Trajan Crowned by Victory

about 1510–30
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 361; Passavant VI, 33, 196

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.1 x 43.5 cm (11 7/16 x 17 1/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

64.2233

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

After a bas-relief from the Rach of Trajan, re-used in the Arch ofConstantine; draftsman possibly Giulio Romano

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1964, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: January 13, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen