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Psetta, the Plaice

Psetta, the Flatfish

about 1640-1660
Albert Flamen (French, active 1633–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Illustrated Bartsch 23, ii/ii; Bartsch 23; Robert-Dumesnil 437; IFF 437; from Le Blanc 242-309

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.6 x 17.8 cm (4 3/16 x 7 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P8279

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund