David standing, sword in lowered right hand, sack in the left, the head of Goliath on the ground beneath him

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))
After (?) by Francesco Francia (Italian, Bologna ca. 1447–1517 Bologna)
ca. 1506
Engraving; the figure, ground and tree stump cut out and pasted to secondary support
6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in. (17.2 x 10.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered monogram lower centre 'MAF'; inscribed in pen and brown ink on verso 'P. Mariette 1668' and in pen and brown 'M.M.S. Willets sale 1819 £2.9'.
Pierre Jean Mariette (French)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," December 4, 2000–February 25, 2001.

Bartsch XIV.13.12; Delaborde 1887, no.5; Shoemaker and Broun 1981, no.8 (first state of two)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Henri Delaborde Marc Antonio Raimondi étude historique et critique, suivie d'un catalogue raisonné des ouevres du maitre. Paris, 1887.

Innis Shoemaker, Elizabeth Broun The Engravings of Marcantonio Raimondi. Lawrence, 1981.