The Grotto of the Nymph Egeria

mid 17th century
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 91; Hollstein 95, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 29.3 cm (7 3/4 x 11 9/16 in.) Platemark: 18.7 x 28 cm (7 3/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

61.729

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

September 20, 1961, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard