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View of the Village of St. Denis

before 1655
Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691)


Catalogue Raisonné

Faucheux 290 (1); Le Blanc 702

Dimensions

Sheet: 14 × 31.5 cm (5 1/2 × 12 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P5449

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1896, by inheritance to his son, Charles Sewall; 1897, sold by Charles Sewall to the MFA [see Note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund