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Artemesia Preparing to Drink the Ashes of Her Husband

French
about 1640-1660


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 13; Robert-Dumesnil 12; Le Blanc 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 21.4 cm (8 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

67.271

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); recto, bottom right, stamped in red-orange ink, the mark of Philippe Burty, Paris (1830-1890)(Lugt 2071); verso, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Henri Delacroix, Paris (1873-1937)(Lugt 3604); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); Philippe Burty, Paris (1830-1890)(Lugt 2071); Henri Delacroix, Paris (1873-1937)(Lugt 3604); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased February 8, 1967

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis