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Dicaearchus Rescuing Palamedes from Prison

1639
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), After Claude Vignon (French, 1593–1670)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 0189, only state; Duplessis 1127, only state; IFF 1127; Le Blanc 581

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 14.6 cm (7 9/16 x 5 3/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B679

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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