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Landscape with Four Figures by a Ruin

Gabriel Perelle (French, 1604–1677), Published by Pierre Mariette I (French, about 1603–1657), Or Pierre Mariette II (French, 1634–1716)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.1 × 11.4 cm (4 3/8 × 4 1/2 in.) Platemark: 10.9 × 11.1 cm (4 5/16 × 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P18523

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "50."; engraved in the plate, bottom right, "12"

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. 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