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A Group of People Standing in the Ruins of an Arch

about 1625-1675
Gabriel Perelle (French, 1604–1677), Published by Pierre Mariette I (French, c. 1603 - 1657), Or Pierre Mariette II (French, 1634–1716)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 × 11.1 cm (4 × 4 3/8 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

P18526

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "81"

Markings

Verso, upper right-center stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; cf. 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