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Frieze of Bacchantes and Satyrs (Plate 5 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 148; Le Blanc 112

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.2 x 24.8 cm (2 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)(with thread margin at bottom; trimmed within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

B754.5

Medium or Technique

Etching

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