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Landscape with Men Loading a Ship

about 1729-1768
[first name unknown] Aubert (French, active mid-18th cent.), After Perelle, Published by Marguerite [la Veuve] Chéreau (French, active 1729-1755), Or Geneviève-Marguerite [la Veuve] Chéreau (French, active 1755 - 1768)


Dimensions

Sheet: 9.9 x 16.3 cm (3 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.) Platemark: 9.4 x 15.7 cm (3 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M11103

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right corner, the number "4"

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Thomas Gaffield, Boston (1825-1900); his gift to the MFA February 15, 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield