Artist Master of the Die, Italian
Artist after Raphael, Italian, 1483-1520
  • Two Putti Mocking a Monkey
Date 1532 or 1533
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 1/4 inches (21 × 28.6 cm)
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 12 1/4 inches (23.5 × 31.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S752
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on die in lower right corner: B [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left center: Tapezzerie del Papa
Inscribed, lower center: .RAPHA. VR. IN.
Inscribed, lower right center: ANT; lower right: LAFRERII . FORMIS
Inscribed, upper right center of image: Gio. Iacomo Rossi formis Romae 1655
December 1885, Kissam Sale.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)