Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hippomenes and Atalanta, from 'Game of Mythology' (Jeu de la Mythologie)

Series/Portfolio:
'Game of Mythology' (Jeu de la Mythologie)
Artist:
Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Artist:
Designed by Jean Desmarets de Saint-Sorlin (French, 1595–1676)
Publisher:
Henri Le Gras (French)
Dedicatee:
Louis XIV, King of France (French, Saint-Germain-en-Laye 1638–1715 Versailles)
Patron:
Cardinal Jules Mazarin (Italian, Piscina 1602–1661 Vincennes)
Date:
1644
Medium:
Etching; first state of five
Dimensions:
Sheet: 1 13/16 × 2 3/16 in. (4.6 × 5.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hartshorne, 1918
Accession Number:
18.48.2-49
Not on view
Robert Hartshorne (American); Donor: Robert Hartshorne (American)
De Vesme/Massar 106.527.i
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 106.527.i.



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