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Boy Drawing a Bust of the Roman Emperor Vitellius

Artist:
Wallerant Vaillant (Dutch, Lille 1623–1677 Amsterdam)
Artist:
after Michiel Sweerts (Flemish, Brussels 1618–1664 Goa)
Date:
ca. 1665–75
Medium:
Mezzotint printed in brown ink; first state of two
Dimensions:
plate: 13 1/8 x 10 11/16 in. (33.4 x 27.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur Sachs, 1918
Accession Number:
18.28
Not on view
Donor: Arthur Sachs
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 21, 1997–October 5, 1997.

Wessley 17.23 and p. 91; Hollstein XXXI 120.97
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