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Mercury Leading a Goddess to Olympus

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Inscription

In ink, l.l.: Le Lorrain fe. et inc.

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897) NOTES: [1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Project for a Festival of Chinea, 1744

Dimensions

Sheet (trimed to platemark): 38.5 x 44.6 cm (15 3/16 x 17 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14546

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