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Galatea Escaping Polyphemus

Marks

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

About 1520–25

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.182.224, i/ii; Passavant 37

Accession Number

B3153.3

Medium or Technique

Engraving

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