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Dissertation sur les statues appartenantes à la fable de Niobé

Etched by Carlo Gregori (Italian, 1719–1759), Engraved by Ferdinando Gregori (Italian, 1743–1804)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1156; Cicognara 3505


Overall: 50.3 x 37.4 x 1.8 cm (19 13/16 x 14 3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 etchings and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: Francesco Moücke, 1779) Folio; 31 leaves; nineteenth-century half dark green cloth, brown paper boards.

Illustrations of classical statuary relating to myth of Niobe and her children

Florence: Francesco Moücke, 1779


Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler