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Spring (from The Seasons)

about 1625-1695
One of the Perelles (French, active 1625-1695), Published by Nicolas Langlois II (French, 1670–1707)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 × 13.5 cm (4 × 5 5/16 in.) Platemark: 9.2 × 12.3 cm (3 5/8 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6687

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "74."

Markings

Verso, upper center, 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; 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