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The Cowherd

Le Bouvier

1636
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 8; Mannocci 18 iii(A)/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.8 x 20.1 cm (5 7/16 x 7 15/16 in.) Platemark: 13 x 19.9 cm (5 1/8 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1170

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, lower left, in graphite pencil, "4675 / nxy"; verso, lower right, in graphite pencil, "20955"

Markings

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

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund