Requires Photography

Perspective

about 1550-1600
Unidentified artist, French, 16th century, Copied after Étienne Delaune (French, c. 1518–1583)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 407 (copy in reverse); IFF 385 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.5 × 5.6 cm (2 15/16 × 2 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4223

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left-center, stamped in blue-green ink, the mark of Louis Galichon, Paris (1829-1893)(Lugt 1061); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund