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Amphion

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Abraham Jansz. van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 1596–1675), After Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

LeBlanc 133

Dimensions

Sheet: 28 x 17.8 cm (11 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

B515

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, u.r.: A. Diepenbeeck Invent
In plate, beneath image:
Amphion/
Dictus et Amphion Thebanae conditor arcis/ Saxa movere sono testudinis et prece blanda/ Ducere quo vellet/
Horatius ad Pisones

Signed

not signed

Markings

Verso, Lugt 207 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Babcock Bequest) and in black ink: 515

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock