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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R1407
People
Claude Mellan, French (Abbeville 1598 - 1688 Paris)
After Pietro da Cortona, Italian (Cortona, Italy 1596 - 1669 Rome, Italy)
Title
Allegory in Honor of the Roman College
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Allegory: Science shows Study, Piety, and a third woman a bed of young plants
Original Language Title: Allegorie en l'honneur du College Romain
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
17th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/240723
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, sister of John Witt Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii/iii
Standard Reference Number
Préaud 253; de Montaiglon 126
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R1407
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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