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View of Rome

about 1640-1670
Attributed to François Collignon (French, 1610–1687), Formerly attributed to Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 x 32.7 cm (7 11/16 x 12 7/8 in.) Platemark: 11.6 x 25.2 cm (4 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2799

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Upper right, just above the upper right corner of the platemark, in pen and brown ink, the number "8"

Markings

Recto, lower center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil (b. 1778 - d. 1864), Paris. William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; December 30, 1963, her gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard, in memory of W. G. Russell Allen