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Circular Landscape in a Frame, with Two Men on a Bluff and Two Men on a Riverbank

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 × 11.6 cm (4 1/2 × 4 9/16 in.) Platemark: 11.2 × 11.3 cm (4 7/16 × 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P18511

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, upper right, "No. 16."; engraved in the plate, bottom left-center, "1"

Markings

Verso, lower 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