Elijah in the Fiery Chariot Flying over Niagara Falls

1706
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 293; IFF 3, ii/ii; Le Blanc 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.4 × 26.7 cm (6 7/8 × 10 1/2 in.)(trimmed within the borderline)

Accession Number

63.2828

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen