Requires Photography

Juno (from the series Minerva, Venus, and Juno in the Clouds, third of three plates)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 296; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. 11) 208; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish)

Dimensions

Sheet (hexigon): 20.7 × 15.1 cm (8 1/8 × 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2598

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in margin below image: Magna Jouis conius, sumi[with another m above] sorer Alti sonantis/Imperiis laxo, frenoq Sceptra meis. 3

Signed

Not signed

Markings

No watermark; collector's signature in black ink: Ernest Devaulx/1855.; MFA Babcock Bequest stamp in purple ink with accession number in black ink: 2598; in graphite: 2 [f?]

Provenance

1855, Ernest-Théophile Devaulx (b. 1831 - d. 1901), Paris. William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; his bequest to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock