Hercules Chasing Avarice from the Temple of the Muses (Version A)

about 1517–18
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Baldassare Peruzzi (Italian, 1481–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.133.12, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.4 x 23 cm (11 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.) Image (borderline): 30.2 x 22.8 cm (11 7/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

20.5435

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in gray-green and black

Out on Loan

On display at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, June 3, 2018 – September 16, 2018

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

November 1, 1920, sold by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 2017)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund