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Bacchanal with Two Children Whipping a Satyr

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 20 (copy in reverse); IFF 20 (copy in reverse); not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.1 × 29.2 cm (4 3/4 × 11 1/2 in.) Platemark: 11 × 29.2 cm (4 5/16 × 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P6726

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, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund