Bacchus (from Eight Antique Gods series, 1 of 8 plates)
Bartsch 255; Hollstein 302 (II)
Sheet: 35.2 x 21.4 cm (13 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inscribed in plate, upper center: BACHVS.; lower left: Polidorus . Inue .; lower right, on column base: 7
Signed in plate, lower right: HG Sculp.
Watermark: six pointed star in circle; verso: collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7279 [Lugt 1870]
Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund