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Landscape with the Ruins of a Temple

about 1625-1695
One of the Perelles (French, active 1625-1695)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 × 18.1 cm (4 1/2 × 7 1/8 in.) Platemark: 11.3 × 17.8 cm (4 7/16 × 7 in.)

Accession Number

P18549

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "36."; engraved in the plate, bottom right, "42"

Markings

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; cf. Lugt 1309), New York; 1896, by inheritance to his son, Charles Sewall (b. 1848-d. 1898); 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