Allegory of the Triumph of the Moon

about 1500
Monogrammist PP (Italian, active about 1500)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 3; Hind 2, i/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 2515.005, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.1 x 22.6 cm (7 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the platemark)

Accession Number

1987.90

Medium or Technique

Engraving and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Cavendish, second Duke of Devonshire, Chatsworth (1665-1729)(cf. Lugt 718); by descent to Andrew Cavendish, the eleventh Duke, Chatsworth (1920-2004); sold on behalf of the Chatsworth Settlement, London, Christie's, December 5, 1985, lot 58; to Artemis Fine Arts, Ltd., London; from whom purchased March 25, 1987

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard