Perseus and Andromeda

Laurent Cars, French, 1699 - 1771, after Francois Lemoyne, French, 1688 - 1737

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18th century

Engraving on paper

Sheet: 15 1/16 × 10 15/16 in. (38.2 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Susan E. Hardy, Nancy R. Wilsker, Sarah A. Stahl, and John S. Stahl in memory of their parents Barbara J. and David G. Stahl, Class of 1947

2014.73.65

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

18th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left, below image, in plate: Franc. le Moyne pinx.; inscribed, lower right, in plate: Laur. Cars sculp; inscribed, lower center, in plate: Sagaciter callido picturae amatori / Jacobo Du Pille / Grati animi pignus offerebat Franciscus le Moyne P.R.; inscribed, lower right edge, in plate,: A Paris chez. Laur. Cars ruë St. Jacques vis a vis le College du Plessis

Provenance

Collected by Barbara Jaffe Stahl (1930-2004) and David Gerald Stahl (1926-2013), Manchester, New Hampshire; bequeathed to their children Susan E. Hardy, Nancy R. Wilsker, Sarah A. Stahl and John S. Stahl, 2013; given to present collection, 2014.

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