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Apollo and Marsyas

about 1635-1645
Laurent de La Hyre (French, 1606–1656), Published by François Poilly I (French, 1623–1693)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 26, ii/ii; IFF 26; Le Blanc 19, ii/ii [publisher is Poilly, not "Billy"]

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 × 24.4 cm (6 9/16 × 9 5/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark; with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

B1895

Medium or Technique

Etching

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