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Frieze of Bacchantes and Satyrs (Plate 4 of Friezes of Bacchantes and Satyrs)

about 1620-1626
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642), Published by François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 147; Le Blanc 111

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 28.6 cm (5 3/8 x 11 1/4 in.) Platemark: 7.3 x 25.6 cm (2 7/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4287

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund