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Apollon and the Python

1651
Michel Dorigny (French, 1617–1665), After Simon Vouet (French, 1590–1649)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 127, only state; IFF 127; from Le Blanc 71-79

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 x 20.8 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.) Platemark: 24.3 x 20 cm (9 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B1297

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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