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Alcedo, the Kingfisher

about 1640-1660
Albert Flamen (French, active 1633–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Illustrated Bartsch 90, only state; Bartsch 90; Robert-Dumesnil 411; IFF 411; Le Blanc 239

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 x 19.9 cm (3 13/16 x 7 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P8277

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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