Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Marsyas Pulling the Flute of Minerva out of the River,

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed in light blue, light grey, medium blue, blue-grey, and dark grey inks from five blocks on off-white antique laid paper

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Image): 180 x 116 mm (7.1 x 4.6 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 226 x 129 mm (8.9 x 5.1 in.)

Signed in pencil on verso, lower right: “carved by Raftery 2005”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower left: “Drawn by Parmigianino”

Accession number: 2008.19.1

Gift of David Schorr in honor of Clare Rogan’s 40th birthday, 2008

Bibliography: Andrew Raftery, “Collaborating through a Medium: A New Chiaroscuro Woodcut after Parmingianino,” Journal of the California Society of Printmakers (2005): pp. 2–9.

Work Type: print

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