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Melinte Rescuing Ariane

1639
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), After Claude Vignon (French, 1593–1670)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 0181, only state; Duplessis 1119, only state; IFF 1119; Le Blanc 573

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 14.3 cm (8 1/16 x 5 5/8 in.)(with 15 mm margin at the bottom; trimmed within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

66.456

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard, London; from whom purchased September 21, 1966

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis