The Roman Forum

Le Campo Vaccino

1636
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 23; Mannocci 17, iv/ix

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.8 x 25.8 cm (7 3/8 x 10 3/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly inside the platemark; lacking c. 7 mm at the bottom)

Accession Number

M27726

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso in graphite pencil: c8416

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of [ ], 1853; verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Crawhill, 1853; Tiffen; Kennedy and Company, New York; from whom purchased November 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock