Bacchus and Venus

1639
Engraver Nicolas Chapron (French, 1612–1656), Published by François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 58, ii/iii; IFF 58; Le Blanc 1, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.9 × 39.5 cm (12 9/16 × 15 9/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

K4383

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler (b. 1837-d. 1900; cf. Lugt 1580), Boston; 1898, his gift to the MFA (Accession Date: October 20, 1898)

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler