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Frontispiece to Charles Patin, Familiae Romanae in Antiquis Numismatibus

Clio Recording an Antique Vase Discovered by Minerva and Time

1663
François Chauveau (French, 1613–1676)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 898; Le Blanc 812

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.1 x 21.2 cm (11 7/16 x 8 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

69.1008

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Claude-Augustin Mariette, Paris (born 1652)(Lugt 1786); verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Claude-Augustin Mariette, Paris (born 1652)(Lugt 1786); Aimée (1893-1989) and Rosamond (1898-1989) Lamb, Boston; their gift to the MFA June 11, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb