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A Peasant Family Eating

about 1650-1670
Jacques Dassonville (French, 1619–1670)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, Pièces non décrites) 21, only state; IFF 58; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.8 x 8.8 cm (3 1/16 x 3 7/16 in.) Platemark: 7.3 x 8.4 cm (2 7/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4383

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund