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Ornament Print with Scene of Diana and Actaeon

about 1685-1725
Simon Gribelin (French, worked in England, 1661-1733)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Le Blanc or IFF

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 15.8 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

29.1892.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom left, "S. Gribelin in. et Sculp.", and bottom right, the number "6"

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Henry P. Rossiter, Boston (1885-1977); his gift to the MFA March 1, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Rossiter