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View of a Garden with a Dolphin Fountain

mid 17th–late 17th century
Francesco Vaccari (Italian, 1636–1687)


Catalogue Raisonné

From Nagler 2 (twelve views of gardens, fountains, and ruins)

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 17.4 cm (5 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.) Platemark: 12.9 x 17.3 cm (5 1/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.457

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, lower left, " Fran: Vacarr fecit"

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Christopher Mendez, London; from whom purchased September 23, 1987

Credit Line

George R. Nutter Fund