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Vulcan Tying the Gods Together

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant 10; Meyer 7 (lacking the inscription, lower right, described by Meyer)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.3 x 11.9 cm (6 13/16 x 4 11/16 in.) Image (borderline): 17.1 x 11.6 cm (6 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19247.1

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left-center, 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

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund