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Landscape with a Mother, Father, and Child on a Hillock

about 1685-1695
One of the Perelles (French, active 1625-1695), Published by Pierre Drevet (French, 1663–1738)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 × 27 cm (8 1/16 × 10 5/8 in.) Platemark: 16.7 × 23.5 cm (6 9/16 × 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P4684

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A number in the bottom right corner has been abraded out.

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; 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