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The Fall of the Giants (lower left panel)

Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.114.12, ii/ii (lower left panel); Takahatake 19 (Version B), i/iii, Variant c (lower left panel)


Sheet: 44.3 x 31.1 cm (17 7/16 x 12 1/4 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, medium brown, and dark brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Hinged to a backboard with three other sections: K35 (upper left); P1670 (upper right); P1671(lower left); P1672 (lower right)


Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c. 1718-1783)(Lugt 548); verso, lower center, in graphite, a possible collector's mark ("J.P."?); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c.1718-1783)(Lugt 548); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund