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Hercules Slaying the Hydra

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See David Landau, "Battista del Moro," Print Quarterly, v. 3, no. 4 (December 1986), pp. 347-349, for a discussion of this print, which is not listed in Bartsch.

Inscription

Etched in the plate, lower right, the initials "BM"

Marks

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282a)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1552

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; see Notes

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.2 x 28.4 cm (8 3/4 x 11 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14007

Medium or Technique

Etching

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