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Bacchanal with Cupid Dancing with Two Children

about 1684-1690
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Copied after Raymond La Fage (French, 1656–1684), Published by Jan van der Bruggen (Flemish, c. 1648/9–1690)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 15 (copy in reverse); IFF 15 (copy in reverse); Le Blanc 3 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.3 × 29.9 cm (4 13/16 × 11 3/4 in.) Platemark: 10.8 × 29.5 cm (4 1/4 × 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P4541

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, the number "2"

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund