The Three Goats

Les Trois Chèvres

about 1630–33
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 26; Mannocci 8 (right half), iii(B)/iii(B)

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 13.4 cm (8 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.) Platemark: 20 x 13.2 cm (7 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1175

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in blue ink, an unidentified mark (not in Lugt); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (not in Lugt); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund