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View of St. Peter's and the Castel Sant' Angelo

about 1645-1650
François Collignon (French, 1610–1687), After Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF (Collignon) 127; Faucheux (Silvestre) 11 (1), ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.3 × 27.1 cm (5 5/8 × 10 11/16 in.) Platemark: 12.4 × 25.3 cm (4 7/8 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P5440

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, 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 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