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The Luxembourg Palace (Title-Page to Views of Paris and its Environs)

1649
Jean Marot (French, 1619–1679), and Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664), After Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691), Published by Israël Henriet (French, about 1590–1661)


Catalogue Raisonné

Faucheux 117 (1)

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 × 24.2 cm (5 3/8 × 9 1/2 in.)(with 7-9 mm margin at the bottom; trimmed on the platemark at the top, and within the platemark at the sides)

Accession Number

P5446

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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