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A Faun and His Family

about 1635-1655
Nicolas Chapron (French, 1612–1656), Published by Pierre Mariette I (French, about 1603–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 57, ii/ii; IFF 57; Le Blanc 4, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.6 x 18.2 cm (9 11/16 x 7 3/16 in.) Platemark: 23 x 16.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

B894

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock