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The Death of Dido

1643
Michel Dorigny (French, 1617–1665), After Simon Vouet (French, 1590–1649)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 92, only state; IFF 92; Le Blanc 53

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.8 x 27.2 cm (14 1/2 x 10 11/16 in.) Platemark: 35.6 x 26.1 cm (14 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P4544

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund