Bacchanal, Plate 6 from a series of twelve Bacchanales

Pierre Brébiette, French, about 1598 - about 1650



Etching on paper

Sheet: 2 3/4 × 9 13/16 in. (7 × 25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



François Langlois, il Ciartres, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, within image, lower left: P. Brebiette fecit in roma; inscribed, in plate, within image, lower right: PB [artist's monogram]; inscribed, in plate, lower left: lower left margin: F.L.D. Il Ciartres excudit Cum Priuil. Regis Christianiss; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: 6

Exhibition History

Alcohol in Art, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22-March 21, 1982, in conjunction with the conference "Alcohol at Dartmouth".


Dr. David James, Miami, Florida; sold to present collection, 1964.

Catalogue Raisonne

Le Blanc I. 76-95; BN II.125.144-155

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