The Rape of Proserpina

Giuseppe Scolari, Italian, active 1592 - 1607


late 16th century

Woodcut on paper

Sheet: 17 11/16 × 13 3/4 in. (45 × 34.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Watermark: Small circles (?)

Course History

CLST 4, Classical Mythology, Pramit Chaudhuri, Summer 2014

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 26, 2003-March 14, 2004.

Publication History

C. G. Boerner, Italian Prints, no. 35., 2000.

Published References

Passavant Vi, p. 236, 67; Titian and the Venetian Woodcut exh. cat. eds. D. Rosand & M. Muraro, Venice / Washington / Dallas / Detroit, 1976-7, second state of two.


Oettingen-Wallerstein (L.2715a); C. G. Boerner, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 2000.

Catalogue Raisonne

Passavant 67; Rosand/Muraro 104B ii (of ii)

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