Twelve Children Dancing

1517
Domenico Campagnola (Italian, 1500–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Hind 12, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 14, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 12.6 cm (3 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M27589

Medium or Technique

Engraving, printed in reddish ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); recto, lower left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Prosper Henry Lankrink, London (1628-1692)(Lugt 2090); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

By 1680, Sir Peter Lely, London (1618–1680) (Lugt 2092); Prosper Henry Lankrink, London (1628–1692) (Lugt 2090). Probably purchased by Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to his heirs, including Sidney Herbert, 14th Earl of Pembroke and 11th Earl of Montgomery (b. 1853 - d. 1913); July 5-10, 1917, Wilton House Sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 48; October, 1917, purchased by the MFA with an appropriation from the Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund