Requires Photography

Jupiter and Semele

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Abraham Jansz. van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 1596–1675), After Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 102

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 x 20.5 cm (11 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.) Platemark: 27.5 x 18.3 cm (10 13/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B505

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: Jupiter and Semele 102
In plate, beneath image: Semele. ___Corpus mortale tumultus/ Non tulit aetheros, donisq jugalibus arsit/ Ovid IIII Metam.
In plate, l.r.: 12

Markings

Verso, Lugt 207 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Babcock Bequest) and in black ink: 505

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock