The Swan and the Crane Fountain in the Maze at Versailles

1677
Artist Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 134, 38: BNIFF 2855, first state

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.8 x 9.3 cm (6 1/4 x 3 11/16 in.) Image: 14.5 x 8.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.275.2.98

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto: In dark brownish/black ink: the hand-written number " 36 "

Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd, London, to MFA 2001; no previous ownership provided. Album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Ruth V.S. Lauer in memory of Julia Wheaton Saines