Hercules Slaying the Hydra
Battista Angolo del Moro (Italian, 1514–1575)
Not in Bartsch; see Notes
Sheet: 22.2 x 28.4 cm (8 3/4 x 11 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
See David Landau, “Battista del Moro,” Print Quarterly, v. 3, no. 4 (December 1986), pp. 347-349, for a discussion of this print, which is not listed in Bartsch.
Etched in the plate, lower right, the initials "BM"
Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282a)
Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund