Requires Photography

Aeneas and Anchises

1723
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 35 (state with the inscriptions and date)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.6 x 15.1 cm (10 7/8 x 5 15/16 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

68.390

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in three shades of gray-green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Outer contour of left leg (at right) in darkest block is incomplete

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 11, 1968

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen