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The Return of Jacob

about 1640-1655
Sébastien Bourdon (French, 1616–1671)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 01, iv/iv; Ponsonailhe 1, iv/iv; IFF 1; Le Blanc 1, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.6 x 20.4 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/16 in.) Platemark: 27.5 x 20.2 cm (10 13/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4359

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); 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)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund