Small Frieze with Nymphs and Satyrs
IFF 137; possibly from Le Blanc 96 or 97 (see Note)
Sheet: 5.9 x 16.3 cm (2 5/16 x 6 7/16 in.) Platemark: 5.4 x 16.1 cm (2 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This impression has the inscription “Le Blond excud.” in the margin, lower left. The impression described in IFF has the inscription “Aug. Quesnel excud.”.
Engraved in lower margin, left, "Le Blond excud."; right, "Avec Privilege"
Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1870)
Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund