On the verso of the sheet is another impression of the same print, in slightly cooler tones of brown.
In pen and brown ink, bottom right, within the chariot wheel: "1678 - Ex Museo Jacobi Francisci Arpini Phil & Med [indecipherable character] 5 1678"
W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA, accessioned 2004
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen
- Andrea Andreani, Italian, 1558/59–1629
- After Andrea Mantegna, Italian (Paduan, active in Mantua), about 1431–1506
Bartsch XII.101.11, Plate 9; Meyer 32, Plate 9
Sheet: 38.4 x 38 cm (15 1/8 x 14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in three shades of orange-brown and dark brown