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A Two-Faced Bacchus

about 1660-1700
Possibly by Guillaume Vallet (French, about 1634–1704)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.3 × 10 cm (5 1/4 × 3 15/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B3568.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "98"

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 (b. 1826-d. 1899), Boston, Paris; 1899, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock