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Demolition de la rue Francs Bourgeois-Saint-Marcel

1873
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

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)

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.4 x 49.7 cm (14 5/16 x 19 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2013.811

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

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"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Dr. Sheldon and Dr. Leena Peck