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Ornament Print with Oval in Blackwork and Two Birds

about 1614
Jacques Hurtu (French, active c. 1614-1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, vol. 1, p. 40, no. 17; from IFF 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 19 × 11.1 cm (7 1/2 × 4 3/8 in.) Platemark: 10.1 × 7 cm (4 × 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.876

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, the number "4"

Markings

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

Provenance

C. G. Boerner, Düsseldorf; Anna C. Hoyt, Brookline, Massachusetts (1900-1998); from whom purchased July 8, 1954

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis