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The Church of the Minims, Tonnerre

about 1645-1690
Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691), Published by Israël Henriet (French, about 1590–1661)


Catalogue Raisonné

Faucheux 306 (3), ii/ii; Le Blanc 729

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 × 24.7 cm (5 1/16 × 9 3/4 in.) Platemark: 12.7 × 24.5 cm (5 × 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P5451

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, "9"

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); 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; 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