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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, vii/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 19.5 cm (5 3/8 x 7 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M19401

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

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