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Amphitrite with Silenus and Bacchantes

about 1620-1640
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 158; from Le Blanc 98-100

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.6 x 39 cm (4 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark; apparently lacking a lower margin)

Accession Number

B752.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock