Requires Photography

Perseus and Andromeda

about 1624-1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 130, iii/iii; Le Blanc 152, iii/iii; Montaiglon 121

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 × 23.7 cm (7 5/8 × 9 5/16 in.) Platemark: 18.6 × 23 cm (7 5/16 × 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2651

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower 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 June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock