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Bacchanal

about 1650-1675
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, After Nicolas Poussin (French (active in Rome), 1594–1665), Published by Philippe Huart (French, c. 1605 - after 1670)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26.8 x 37.7 cm (10 9/16 x 14 13/16 in.) Platemark: 25.5 x 36.3 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7083

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, "B I F / Rogers's Sale / 1799"

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Charles Rogers, London (1711-1784)(cf. Lugt 624-626); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund