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Hercules Capturing Cerberus

Charles David (French, 1600-1636/38)


Catalogue Raisonné

From IFF 48-59; from Le Blanc 8-19

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.3 x 28.4 cm (8 3/4 x 11 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

K4399

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, bottom center, in pen and brown ink, the number "3"

Markings

Verso, center, in pen and black ink, the initials S.R.K. [Sylvester Rosa Koehler]; verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler