Two Young Women Dancing with Cupid

1612
Paulus Moreelse (Dutch, 1571–1638)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Bl 1; Nag. 2, Wurz. I, De Jonge 17, Holl. 2, Strauss, 1973, 153

Dimensions

23.7 x 29.2 cm (9 5/16 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10873

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut with one gray tone block

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Wm.: small coat of arms and countermark PP.

Inscription

Lower left: PMorelse/1612

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer