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Aurora and Cephalus

1642
Michel Dorigny (French, 1617–1665), After Simon Vouet (French, 1590–1649)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 86, only state; IFF 86; Le Blanc 47

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.2 x 16.6 cm (9 15/16 x 6 9/16 in.) Platemark: 24.8 x 16.4 cm (9 3/4 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M12203

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Sohier Dexter, Boston (1828-1908); his gift to the MFA March 12, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of W. S. Dexter