Shepherd and Shepherdess Conversing in a Landscape

Berger et bergère conversant

about 1651
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 21; Mannocci 41, ii/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 25.5 cm (7 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M19412

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of [ ]; verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

TJT[?]; Josiah Bradlee (b. 1937 - d. 1902), Boston, MA; December 19, 1902, gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee (Alice Crowninshield Bradlee, b. 1839 - d. 1926) Boston, MA, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee