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Cupid and Psyche

Cupid Ascending into the Bed of Psyche

1607
Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 076; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. XI) 196 I/I; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish)

Dimensions

Sheet: 41.9 × 30.3 cm (16 1/2 × 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7346

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, upper left: Cum privil. Sa. Ca. M./Bloemaert Inventor/I. Maetham Sculptor/et excud./1607.

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper left: I. Maetham Sculptor/et excud./1607.

Markings

Watermark (not identified); verso, collector's stamp in red: H. F. S. [Henry Foster Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp in purple [Lugt 1879], with accession number in black ink: 7346; in graphite: 161; de 16 - B31; H

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund