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Frieze from The Triumph of Ceres with Sea Creatures and Cupids

about 1635-1660
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin Ornament Katalog 1811

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.3 × 44.8 cm (7 3/16 × 17 5/8 in.)(trimmed irregularly) Platemark: 13.2 × 40.3 cm (5 3/16 × 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.269

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed: Guerineau excud avec Privilege du Roi.

Markings

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

Provenance

Anne Blake Smith (b. 1916-d. 1997); 1982, her gift to the MFA (Accession Date: April 14, 1982)

Credit Line

Gift of Anne Blake Smith