A Gardener with a Breadbasket and a Bowl with a Serpent Spout

Hortulana

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 38, only state; Walch 14, i/iii; Worthen & Reed 18; Griffiths & Hartley 32; IFF 46; Robert-Dumesnil 41; Meyer 41; Le Blanc 40

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.8 x 16.9 cm (12 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.160

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund