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Drunken Silenus with Fauns and Bacchantes

about 1638-1647
Michel Dorigny (French, 1617–1665), Published by François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 12, i/iii; IFF 12; Le Blanc 56, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.9 x 19.9 cm (11 3/4 x 7 13/16 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark, with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

B1292

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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