Requires Photography

Landscape with a Cardinal Reading

mid 17th century
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 83; Hollstein 87, i/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.2 x 28.4 cm (7 3/16 x 11 3/16 in.) Platemark: 17.9 x 27.6 cm (7 1/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.721

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

September 20, 1961, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard