Apollo and Artemis Killing the Children of Niobe

1625
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642), Published by François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 70; Le Blanc 63

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 x 28.3 cm (6 15/16 x 11 1/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

54.860

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617), 1825; verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617), 1825; E. Guntrip, Maidstone, Kent, England; from whom purchased July 8, 1954

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis