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The Wife of Hasdrubal Throwing Herself into the Flames

late 16th–early 17th century
Philippe Thomassin (Italian (born in France), 1562–1622), After Pierre Woeiriot II (French, 1532–after 1596)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Nagler, Le Blanc, or IFF

Dimensions

Sheet: 26 x 20 cm (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.) Platemark: 22.5 x 17.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B3489

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This print is after a print of the same subject by Pierre Woeiriot (Robert-Dumesnil 206).

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock