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The Country Dance (small plate)

La Danse sous les arbres

about 1637
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 10; Mannocci 19, iv(A)/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 28.8 cm (7 15/16 x 11 5/16 in.) Platemark: 13.7 x 19.6 cm (5 3/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.531

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 the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 17, 1959

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis