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Proserpina Changing Aesculapius into an Owl

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Marks

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

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 045 (copy noted by Bartsch)

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.7 x 23.3 cm (13 1/4 x 9 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B3610

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