Cupid Holding a Portrait

about 1635-1645
Laurent de La Hyre (French, 1606–1656)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 17, only state; IFF 17; Le Blanc 23

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.5 × 11.2 cm (3 3/8 × 4 7/16 in.)(trimmed irregularly on the platemark)

Accession Number

2002.386

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Paul Prouté, S.A., Paris; from whom purchased September 25, 2002

Credit Line

Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator's Discretionary Fund