Requires Photography

Statue of an Amazon

1631
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 229, i/ii; not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 145

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.9 × 23.2 cm (14 1/2 × 9 1/8 in.)(with thread to 1-2 mm margins at the right and bottom; trimmed within the platemark at the top and left)

Accession Number

M17766

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection