Procession of Maskers with Floats

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Frans Breydel (German, 1679–1750)


Dimensions

Sheet: 44.9 x 40.1 cm (17 11/16 x 15 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

1987.519

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and brush and gray wash over black chalk on cream laid paper; incised for transfer, verso rubbed with red chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Carnival, Rome?

Inscription

Inscribed on verso with various numbers, illegible collector's marks. Verso, lower left, label with the inscription "15. Frans Breydel".

Provenance

Elmar Seibel, Boston; his gift to the MFA, Boston (Accession date: October 28, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of Elmar W. Seibel