Marcantonio Raimondi

Download image: 
Marcantonio Raimondi
approximately 1480-approximately 1534
Young Man Tied to Trunk of Tree. Verso: Various Sketches, Including Head of a Man and Putto Astride a Helmet
ca. 1500
Pen and brown ink; verso: pen and brown ink.
6 1/2 x 3 5/8 inches (165 x 92 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
I, 93b

Download verso image: 
Inscription: 

Inscribed on verso, at upper edge, in black chalk, "P/324"; at upper left, in black chalk, "23".

Provenance: 
Captain Carlo Prayer, Milan (1826-1900; Lugt 2044, recto and verso); Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Bibliography: 

Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 93b.

Notes: 

Watermark: none.
Formerly attributed to Anonymous, Italian School, Ferrara, 16th. cent.

Artist page: 
School: 
Century: 
Classification: 
Department: