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Landscape with Ruins of a Large Building

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: 16.4 × 23.2 cm (6 7/16 × 9 1/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B2991

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, "2"

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826-d. 1899), Boston, Paris; 1899, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock