Bacchus Listening to Musicians

Bon Temps

about 1620-1640
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 225; possibly Le Blanc 72

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 12.5 cm (6 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B755

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock