Orpheus and Eurydice

late 16th–early 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Copied after Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 123 (copy in reverse); Bohlin 178, Copy 6; Illustrated Bartsch 197, Copy 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.2 x 21.5 cm (11 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 15.2 x 10.8 cm (6 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

B837

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, left 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 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock