The Death of Portia

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 65, only state; Walch 6, only state; Worthen & Reed 5; Griffiths & Hartley 40; IFF 43; Robert-Dumesnil 38; Meyer 38; Le Blanc 37

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.157

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund