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Hercules Defeating the River God Achelous in the Form of a Bull

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 1524

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 48 (a late impression, presumably after the removal of Salamanca's address); Illustrated Bartsch 48, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.3 x 18.6 cm (8 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.) Platemark: 21.9 x 18.2 cm (8 5/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B820.5

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