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The Four Goats

Les Quatre Chèvres

about 1630–33
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 26; Mannocci 8 (left half), iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 13.3 cm (7 15/16 x 5 1/4 in.) Platemark: 20 x 13.1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1370

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in black ink, the mark of the Princes Soutzo, Paris (19th cent.)(Lugt 2341); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Princes Soutzo, Paris (L. 2341); T. Jefferson Coolidge, Boston; by descent to his son, Amory Coolidge, Boston; his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge