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A Tomb on the Appian Way

1652-53
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 57; Hollstein 54, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.6 x 18 cm (4 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.) Platemark: 11.5 x 17.8 cm (4 1/2 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

P8074

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, in lower margin, left, in pen and black ink, the number "3"

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund