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The Triumph of Bacchus

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Marks

Verso, center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901)(Lugt 670), 1872; 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

Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901)(Lugt 670), 1872; 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 (Ghisi) 46; Boorsch and Lewis R 5 (rejected attribution); not in Bellini

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 26.1 cm (7 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)(trimmed around the oval borderline, except at the top, where it is cut straight across, lacking c. 10 mm)

Accession Number

B1669

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