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The Colosseum

about 1640-1677
Gabriel Perelle (French, 1604–1677), After Jan Asselijn (Dutch, about 1610–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

from Le Blanc 20-25

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.9 × 25.3 cm (8 1/4 × 9 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M7517

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, "25"

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Anonymous gift. (Accession Date: June 12, 1891)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift