Requires Photography

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, vii/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.6 x 27.2 cm (8 1/8 x 10 11/16 in.) Platemark: 20.1 x 26.7 cm (7 15/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P4414

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom 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)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund