Raphael and His Mistress

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.140.2, only state


Sheet: 17.8 x 14 cm (7 x 5 1/2 in.)(apparently trimmed just outside the image)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in three shades of brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, bottom center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1674; verso of backing sheet, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1674; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen