Requires Photography

Mountain Landscape with Seated Man in Foreground

about 1648
Jean Galioth Nardois (French, active c. 1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Possibly Le Blanc 3 (although the smoke seems to be coming from a chimney, and not from a volcano)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 × 25.9 cm (7 11/16 × 10 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

1991.466

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, lower margin, right: "I. Gal. Nardois. F."

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Lichtenstein Collection

Credit Line

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow Fund