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The Judgment of Paris

about 1620-1640
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 97; Le Blanc 66

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 22.1 cm (6 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark; with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

B748

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the lower margin, right, "D. C. formis"

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock