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Dissertation sur les statues appartenantes à la fable de Niobé

Etched by Carlo Gregori (Italian, 1719–1759), Engraved by Ferdinando Gregori (Italian, 1743–1804), Engraved by Giovanni Battista Jacoboni (Italian, born about 1730), Engraved by Pier Antonio Pazzi (Italian, 1706–after 1766), After Giovanni Domenico Campiglia (Italian, 1692–1768), After Michelangelo Maestri (Italian, died about 1812), Author Angelo Fabroni (Italian, 1732–1803), Printer Francesco Moücke (Italian, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1156; Cicognara 3505


Overall: 50.3 x 37.4 x 1.8 cm (19 13/16 x 14 3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 etchings and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: Francesco Moücke, 1779) Folio; 31 leaves; nineteenth-century half dark green cloth, brown paper boards.

Illustrations of classical statuary relating to myth of Niobe and her children

Florence: Francesco Moücke, 1779


Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler