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Angelica and Medor

Bartsch titles this print "Angelica and Medor"; Passavant says it is "Bacchus and Ariadne," after a composition of Giulio Romano for Cardinal Bibbiena.

Marks

Verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Bacchus and Ariadne

1520s

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV, 360, 485; Passavant 51

Accession Number

P1270

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