Requires Photography

Vulcan Decanting a Solution of Precious Metals

early 16th–mid 16th century
Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant 13; Meyer 8

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 x 11.7 cm (6 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.) Image (borderline): 17.5 x 11.4 cm (6 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P19247.3

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund