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Minerva

Artist:
Claude Mellan (French, Abbeville 1598–1688 Paris)
Medium:
Engraving; first state of two
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 7/16 x 13 9/16 in. (24 x 34.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.57.25
Not on view
Allegory on the Arts and Sciences (?)

Signature: On a palette at the left, "CMellon inu. et fs", and on a book at the right, "C. p. R"
Vendor: Knoedler and Co.
Montaiglon 498.279 i/ii; BN XVII.168.274 i/ii
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