Corail Rouge (Red Coral)

François-Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725–1804)


Dimensions

Platemark: 27 x 21 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 47 x 34 cm (18 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4360

Medium or Technique

Engraving with hand coloring (watercolor) in red and yellow

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, u.l. 24; l.l. Dessiné et Gravé; l.r. par Martinet; l.c. Corail Rouge

Provenance

Shreve, Crump, and Low (Boston, MA); purchased by Stephen H. Borkowski, Provincetown, MA (January 2000); by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen Borkowski in honor of Matthew Benedict