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A Woman Smoking

Cornelis Pietersz Bega (Dutch, 1620–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 11; Hollstein 11

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.3 x 5.2 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8305

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, verso, c.: La fumeuse/ B 11 III
In graphite, verso, l.l.: 11
In graphite, verso, l.r.: A / 15

Signed

not signed

Markings

No watermark
Verso, Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 8305
Verso, Lugt 1309 (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York [Lugt 1309]; 1897, purchased through the Harvey D. Parker Fund [Lugt 1870] by the MFA. (Accession date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund