Requires Photography

Landscape with a Ruined Amphitheater

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 84; Hollstein 88, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.5 x 28.1 cm (7 5/16 x 11 1/16 in.) Platemark: 18 x 27.7 cm (7 1/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.722

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-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