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Diogenes, seated before his barrel, reading from a book and with a plucked hen standing behind him at right

Artist:
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, Carpi ca. 1480–1532 Bologna)
Artist:
After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
Date:
1520–30
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks in brown ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/8 × 13 15/16 in. (48.5 × 35.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.73.3-19
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on book at lower left 'FRANCISCVS / PARMEN / VGO CARP'

Marking: On verso at bottom center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower right in ink: Hugo de Carpi [...]
Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 26, 2001–May 21, 2001.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 19, 2011–January 8, 2012.

Bartsch XII.100.10
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