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Galerie du Palais Royal / Triomphe de Galathée

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1855,0609.311

  • Title (object)

    • Triomphe de Galathée

    Title (series)

    • Galerie du Palais Royal
  • Description

    Galatea riding on a shell drawn by two dolphins, with her attendants; after Maratti. c.1780s
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1786 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 419 millimetres (platemark)
    • Width: 297 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and production details "Peint par C. Maratti", "Dessiné par Borel" and "Gravé par Ph. Triere"; descriptive text below the image.
        Stamped "Gal. Palais Royal"
  • Curator's comments

    Main comment on series: 1837,0408.317

  • Location

    Not on display (Italian Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1855

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1855,0609.311

Galatea riding on a shell drawn by two dolphins, with her attendants; after Maratti.  c.1780s  Etching and engraving

Recto

Galatea riding on a shell drawn by two dolphins, with her attendants; after Maratti. c.1780s Etching and engraving

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