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Nereids and Amoretti

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Possibly from IFF 115-128 or 133-136; possibly from Le Blanc 96 or 97

Dimensions

Sheet: 5 x 15.8 cm (1 15/16 x 6 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B750

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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