Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Apollo and Daphne, from a series of twenty-two plates depicting mythological subjects, plate 1

Series/Portfolio:
Twenty-two plates depicting mythological subjects
Artist:
Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris)
Publisher:
Jean I Leblond (French, ca. 1590–1666 Paris)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Etching; first state of three (Préaud)
Dimensions:
Mount: 20 1/2 × 14 5/8 in. (52 × 37.2 cm) Sheet: 9 3/4 × 12 13/16 in. (24.7 × 32.5 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.86(9)
Not on view
This print is part of a series of twenty-two plates depicting mythological subjects.
Inscription: At lower left: le Potre Inuent et fecit
At lower right: le Blond auec priuilege

Marking: On verso of mount at center of print: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Préaud, Bibliothèque Nationale XI.108.152 i/iii; Destailleur, Artistes Français p.80-118;
SKB 313 (Jombert edition, 1751); Guilmard 68.2 a, b, c (Jombert);
Jessen 3 (Jombert); Fowler p. 151
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