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Death of Adonis

Artist:
Claude Mellan (French, Abbeville 1598–1688 Paris)
Medium:
Engraving; state four of four (BN)
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 7/16 x 12 in. (21.5 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.501.234
Not on view
Signature: At the lower left, "Cl. Mellan Gall.' inuen et s.", and at the right, "cum priuilegio"
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Montaiglon 417.119 iii/iv; BN XVII.93.129 iv/iv (can still see traces of inscription on stone)
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