A Room at the Jardin des Plantes, with Colbert showing Louis XIV a Plan

1671
Artist Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 101,1; BNIFF 2915.

Dimensions

Image: 41.1 x 31.9 cm (16 3/16 x 12 9/16 in.) Sheet: 42.2 x 31.8 cm (16 5/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2001.275.1.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

None

Markings

None

Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd, London, to MFA 2001; no previous ownership provided. Album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lia and William Poorvu in honor of Sue Welsh Reed