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Print, Apollo and Mercury

This is a Print. It was print maker: Giovanni Volpato and after Claude Lorrain. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. E. E. Butler.

Its dimensions are

Plate: 63.3 × 46.9 cm (24 15/16 × 18 7/16 in.) Paper: 69 × 50.7 cm (27 3/16 × 19 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

In margin, left: "Claude Gelé... pinx;" center: "Henricus Voogd delin." Right: "Joan Volpato Sculp et vendit Romae." Title below.

Cite this object as

Print, Apollo and Mercury; After Claude Lorrain (French, 1600–1682); engraving on paper; Plate: 63.3 × 46.9 cm (24 15/16 × 18 7/16 in.) Paper: 69 × 50.7 cm (27 3/16 × 19 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. E. Butler; 1916-6-2

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