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Statue of Ceres

1631
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 251, i/ii; not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 131

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.6 × 23.4 cm (14 7/16 × 9 3/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17754

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