Killing of the Children of Niobe

Apollo and Artemis Killing Niobe's Children

1557
Philips Galle (Netherlandish, 1537–1612), After Giulio Romano (Italian, c. 1499–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 399, II

Dimensions

Platemark: 29.5 x 43 cm (11 5/8 x 16 15/16 in.) Sheet: 30.1 x 43.8 cm (11 7/8 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2190

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Apollo and Artemis killing Niobe’s children.

Provenance

Sold by Hill-Stone, New York, to Robert Wheaton (d. 2010) and Barbara Wheaton, Concord, MA; 2011, year-end gift of Barbara Wheaton to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton