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A Giant (Study for "The Fall of the Giants")

Inscription

Lower left: Guido Rhenus/Bonon. Inuen./Bart. Coriolan' Eq. Sculp.; lower center: 1638.

Marks

Verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1638

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.116.13; Takahatake 21 (Version B), v/vii, Variant b

Accession Number

1975.606

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from five blocks, in black and four shades of brown

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