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Circular Landscape in a Frame, with a Man Sitting in Front of a Building and Two Men by a River

about 1655-1695
One of the Perelles (French, active 1625-1695), Published by Pierre Mariette II (French, 1634–1716)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 × 11.4 cm (4 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.) Platemark: 11.2 × 11.1 cm (4 7/16 × 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P18512

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, upper right, "No. 17."; engraved in the plate, bottom left-center, "2."

Markings

Verso, lower left, 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); 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