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Venus on a Chariot Pulled by Dolphins

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


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 88; possibly from Le Blanc 96 or 97

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 22.6 cm (5 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Platemark: 14.8 x 22.4 cm (5 13/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.776

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Hill-Stone, Inc., New York; from whom purchased December 13, 1995

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis