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Circular Landscape with a Monumental Cross

about 1625-1695
One of the Perelles (French, active 1625-1695), Published by Pierre Mariette I (French, about 1603–1657), Or Pierre Mariette II (French, 1634–1716)


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.6 × 16.2 cm (6 9/16 × 6 3/8 in.) Platemark: 12.8 × 12.4 cm (5 1/16 × 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P4658

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, "5"

Markings

Verso, lower 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