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Statue of Hercules

1631
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 212, indeterminate state (trimmed within the bottom margin); not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 128

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.9 × 22.9 cm (14 1/2 × 9 in.)(trimmed on the platemark at the top, and within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

M17751

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, 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