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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G7500
People
Antonio da Trento, Italian (c.1527 - 1540s)
After Parmigianino, Italian (Parma, Italy 1503 - 1540 Casalmaggiore, Italy)
Title
Nude Man Seen from Behind (Narcissus)
Other Titles
Former Title: Narcissus at the Spring
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c.1527-1530
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/279662
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Chiaroscuro woodcut from two blocks in green and black
Technique
Chiaroscuro woodcut
Dimensions
block: 28.7 × 18 cm (11 5/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
sheet: 30 × 20 cm (11 13/16 × 7 7/8 in.)
Provenance
Purchased by Harvard University, 1896
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
only state
Standard Reference Number
Bartsch XII.148.13
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G7500
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Naoko Takahatake, The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy, exh. cat., Los Angeles County Museum of Art and DelMonico Books Prestel (Los Angeles, 2018), cat. no. 29, pp. 20, 45, 98, 117, 145, repr., also repr. as frontispiece

Exhibition History

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 10 Rotation 2), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 10/15/2010 - 11/06/2010

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 11 Rotation 2), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 10/07/2011 - 11/05/2011

The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 06/03/2018 - 09/16/2018; National Gallery of Art, Washington, 10/14/2018 - 01/20/2019

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