Prudence

mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.129.6

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 10 cm (5 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

59.530

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 17, 1959

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis