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The Centaur Chiron Instructing Achilles in Music

1758
Gaetano Gherardo Zompini (Italian, 1700–1778), After Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

from Le Blanc 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.5 x 30.7 cm (8 7/16 x 12 1/16 in.) Platemark: 20.9 x 30.1 cm (8 1/4 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

K2219

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, top center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Robert Laing Meason (Scotland, mid-19th cent.)(not in Lugt); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Robert Laing Meason (Scotland, mid-19th cent.)(not in Lugt); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler