Demolition de la rue Francs Bourgeois-Saint-Marcel
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819–1891)
Beraldi 8 Delteil 18, I/IV (before the right-hand corners were cleaned and before the framing lines there were completed) Belot 18, I/IV (as above) Published in L'Illustration nouvelle 1873 (III/IV)
Sheet: 36.4 x 49.7 cm (14 5/16 x 19 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Below platemark in graphite: "a mon ami Jaquette Paris 7 Mai 1873 - Jongkind"
Lower edge of sheet in graphite: "démolition de la rue des Francs Bourgeois–St. marcel– quartier Mouftard. demoli en avril 1868 actuellement Boulevard Port Royal Paris"
1879, inscribed and given by the artist to M. Jaquette, Paris. 2012, purchased in Paris by James Bergquist (dealer), Newton, MA; 2013, sold by James Bergquist to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 2013)
Museum purchase with funds donated by Dr. Sheldon and Dr. Leena Peck