Requires Photography

Ruins of the Colosseum

about 1639–1640
Bartholomaeus Breenbergh (Dutch, about 1598–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 10; Hollstein 10, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.1 x 7.3 cm (4 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.) Platemark: 10.2 x 6.4 cm (4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M26268

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1878-1965)(Lugt 2091); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1878-1965)(Lugt 2091); his gift to the MFA November 1, 1916

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs