The Presentation in the Temple

Parmigianino, Italian, 1503 - 1540


about 1524-1530

Black chalk with pen and brown and black ink on paper

Overall: 15 5/8 × 10 in. (39.7 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Florence and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, lower right (in another hand): Parmigianino

Course History

ITAL 22, Humanism and Renaissance, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2014

FRIT 34, Sex and Gender in the Italian Renaissance, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

ITAL 7, Women in Renaissance Venice, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 30, 2008-March 8, 2009.

Publication History

Ekserdijian, David. "Unpulbished Drawings by Parmigianino: Towards a Supplement to Popham's Catalogue Raisonne." In Apollo Magazine 150, no 450 (August 1999): pp.3-41, no. 36 (illustrated), p. 22.

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, p.124, ill., no. 67.

Achim Gnann, In Fabre! Clair-obscur-Holzschnitte der Renaissance: Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Georg Baselitz und der Albertina in Wien, Hirmer: Albertina, 2013, 459 pp., ill. p. 196.


Hill-Stone Fine Prints and Drawings, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2007.

This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.

We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: