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Bacchanal

late 17th–mid 18th century
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Style resembles Raymond La Fage (French, 1656–1684)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.2 × 28.9 cm (6 3/4 × 11 3/8 in.) Platemark: 16.3 × 27.9 cm (6 7/16 × 11 in.)

Accession Number

K4492

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, the number "1"

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler