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Spring: Orpheus Coming to the Aid of Eurydice

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After a painting by Delacroix in the Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand

Inscription

Stamped, lower left: VENTE / ANDRIEU / E. DELACROIX

Provenance

May 6-7, 1892, Pierre Andrieu atelier sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 184, to Durand-Ruel, Paris and New York (stock no. 2185). 1921, gift of William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 7, 1921)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Dimensions

28.9 x 24.8 cm (11 3/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.1455

Medium or Technique

Oil on paperboard

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings