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The Villa of the Emperors

1640
Bartholomaeus Breenbergh (Dutch, about 1598–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 6; Hollstein 6, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 x 6.3 cm (4 x 2 1/2 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

M26267

Medium or Technique

Etching (borderline drawn in with pen and ink)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Arthur Friedrich Theodor Bohnenberger, Stuttgart (1826-1893)(Lugt 68); verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1878-1965)(Lugt 2091); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Arthur Friedrich Theodor Bohnenberger, Stuttgart (1826-1893)(Lugt 68); an unidentified collector (not in Lugt); Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1878-1965); his gift to the MFA November 1, 1916

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs