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The Escaped Bird

about 1681
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 170(20); IFF 1329, ii/iii or iii/iii (margins are trimmed off); Le Blanc 330

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.8 × 5.9 cm (1 7/8 × 2 5/16 in.)(trimmed around the oval image)

Accession Number

M7461e

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Anonymous gift June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift