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A Goatherd Sleeping under a Tree

about 1650-1700
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Possibly after Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11 × 15.7 cm (4 5/16 × 6 3/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B3409.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826-d. 1899), Boston, Paris; 1899, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock