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Le Vieux Port de Rotterdam (The Old Port of Rotterdam)

1863
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 09, I/II

Dimensions

Platemark: 23.9 x 31.8 cm (9 7/16 x 12 1/2 in.) Sheet: 35.3 x 52.5 cm (13 7/8 x 20 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.531

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower right: Jongkind 1863

Markings

Recto, lower right, collector's stamp in red, within a circle: AH [Alphonse Hirsch, Lugt 133]; in pencil, lower right in margin outside plate marks: c. iJ[?]. 9 I-II/J.9 I-II/[?]; lower right: thick; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in pencil: 55.531

Provenance

Alphonse Hirsch (b. 1843 - d. 1884), Paris; July 29-30, 1875, sold by Carlin at Sotheby's, London, lot [?];[?]. September 15, 1955, gift of Aime (b. 1893 - d. 1989) and her sister Rosamond Lamb (d. 1989) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb