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The Calumny of Apelles

1560
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Luca Penni (Italian, 1500–1556)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 62; Boorsch and Lewis 27, iii/vi; Bellini 40, iiia/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.4 x 32.4 cm (15 1/8 x 12 3/4 in.) Platemark: 36.7 x 32 cm (14 7/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P1536

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund