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A Bacchanal

1590
Cherubino Alberti (Italian, 1553–1615), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 086; Meyer 089, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.7 x 15.2 cm (6 3/16 x 6 in.)(trimmed on or slightly outside the platemark at the top and sides; lacking the large blank space at the bottom)

Accession Number

B227

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock