Requires Photography

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 iii(?)/VII

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 19.5 cm (5 3/8 x 7 11/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark, with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

P4321

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Carl Schlösser, Elberfeld (1827-1884)(Lugt 636); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Carl Schlösser, Elberfeld (1827-1884)(Lugt 636); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund