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Melchior

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 55[c], i/ii; Walch 28, i/ii; Worthen & Reed 35; Griffiths & Hartley 30a; IFF 38; Robert-Dumesnil 35, i/ii (as Balthasar); from Meyer 33-35, i/ii ; from Le Blanc 2-4

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.3 x 18.1 cm (11 15/16 x 7 1/8 in.) Platemark: 29 x 16.9 cm (11 7/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

40.153

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, in pen and light gray ink, an unidentified collector's mark (possibly Langlès)(Lugt 2261c); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (possibly Langlès)(Lugt 2261c); Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund