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Caspar

about 1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616), Published by Jean Le Blond I (French, 1590/94–1666)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 55[b], ii/ii; Walch 27, ii/ii; Worthen & Reed 34; Griffiths & Hartley 31a; IFF 39; Robert-Dumesnil 33, ii/ii (as Melchior); from Meyer 33-35, ii/ii ; from Le Blanc 2-4

Dimensions

Sheet: 28 x 16.4 cm (11 x 6 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.150

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, partially on the print and partially on the backing sheet, stamped in orange-brown ink, an unidentified mark (19th cent.)(Lugt 62a); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (19th cent.)(Lugt 62a); Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund