Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

DAC Collection Object Information

record 23 of 77

Abduction of Proserpine,

Etching printed from an iron plate on laid paper

Print impression quality: Very fine; clear and cleanly wiped

Dimensions (Plate): 310 x 210 mm (12.2 x 8.3 in.)

Signed in plate on cloud: monogram and date

Watermark: Anchor in circle, M. 171

Accession number: 1939.D1.126

Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1939

Provenance / Collectors' marks: J.A. Boerner (Lugt 269, verso); H.A. Cornill-d’Orville (Lugt 529, verso)

Bibliography: Bartsch 72; Joseph Meder 67, without rust marks (though they do appear; watermark matches “without…” category); P. 179; Campbell Dodgson 83.

Work Type: print

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