Requires Photography

The Nymph Corsica and the Satyr

about 1640
Bartholomaeus Breenbergh (Dutch, about 1598–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 19; Hollstein 19, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.9 x 6.7 cm (3 7/8 x 2 5/8 in.) Platemark: 9.4 x 6.6 cm (3 11/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8189

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), 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