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Harbor Scene with a Lighthouse

Le Port de mer au fanal

about 1638–41
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 11; Mannocci 37, iii(B)/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 x 20.8 cm (5 15/16 x 8 3/16 in.) Platemark: 13.9 x 19.8 cm (5 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4323

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Karl Eduard von Liphart, Dorpat, Bonn, Florence (1808-1891)(Lugt 1687); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Karl Eduard von Liphart, Dorpat, Bonn, Florence (1808-1891)(Lugt 1687); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund