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St. Helena

about 1624-1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 109, only state; possibly from Le Blanc 90-105; rejected by Montaiglon

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 × 5.8 cm (3 5/8 × 2 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17731

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection