Requires Photography

Landscape with the Ruins of a Roman Temple

mid 17th–late 17th century
Copied after Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0831 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.2 x 21.3 cm (6 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.) Platemark: 13.3 x 13.3 cm (5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

K2197.13

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is a nineteenth-century impression from the Calcografia di Roma.

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler