The School of Athens

1550
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 024; Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis 11, left plate i/iv, right plate ii/iii; Bellini 20, left plate i/iv, right plate ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 51.5 x 81.4 cm (20 1/4 x 32 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M9838

Medium or Technique

Engraving printed from two plates, on two sheets

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of left sheet, bottom right, stamped in gray ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso of left sheet, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868); verso of right sheet, bottom right, stamped in gray ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso of right sheet, top right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Juan Jorge Peoli (1825-1893, New York, Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, 10 and 11 May 1894, lot 1281; purchased there by MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase