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Two Nude Men

The Sons of Noah

early 16th century
Possibly by Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.345.464; Passavant (anonymous followers of Marcantonio) 123

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.4 x 11.8 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/8 in.)(trimmed on or very slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1201

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund