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The Rape of Proserpine

about 1650-1665
Jean Lepautre (French, 1618–1682), Published by Jean Le Blond I (French, 1590/94–1666)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 153, ii/iv; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 × 32.5 cm (9 1/8 × 12 13/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B2258

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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