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The Placing of the Cross into the Ground

about 1691
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 232(23); IFF 223, iii/iv; Le Blanc 39

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.6 × 10.8 cm (3 × 4 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4797

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund