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Arion Carried to Safety on a Dolphin

before 1657
Carlo Cesio (Italian, 1626–1686), After Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 48; Illustrated Bartsch 48, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 10 x 15.6 cm (3 15/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Platemark: 9.9 x 15.4 cm (3 7/8 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

B886.2

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock