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Jupiter and the Other Gods Asking Helios to Drive the Sun Chariot (from a series illustrating Ovid's Metamorphoses)

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin, left: Vt Phäetonteos compescuit ignibus ignes/Tela trisulca vibrans Rexqz Paterqz Deûm.; right: Blanda minis miscens Phebum Titana cöegit/Vt Solis solitum currus inirit iter.; lower left: 5

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, purple MFA Babcock Bequest stamp, with accession number in ink: 1729

Provenance

1900, bequest of William P. Babcok (1826-1899, Boston and Paris).

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 055

Accession Number

B1729

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