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Marine Goddesses in a Boat Being Towed by Amoretti

about 1620-1640
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 138; possibly from Le Blanc 96

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.9 x 16.9 cm (3 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.) Platemark: 7.3 x 16.5 cm (2 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

B751.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In bottom margin, left, the number "4"

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, bottom 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