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Two Shepherds Contemplating Ruins under a Coffered Arch

about 1650-1680
Jean Lepautre (French, 1618–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 387, only state; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 × 8.7 cm (4 13/16 × 3 7/16 in.) Platemark: 12 × 8.3 cm (4 3/4 × 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.447

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto of blue backing sheet, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Herman A. Elsberg, New York (1869-1938); his gift to the MFA January 11, 1932

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg