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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R13077
People
Nicolas Barthélemy-François Dequevauviller, French (Abbeville, France 1745 - 1807 Paris, France)
After Louis-Jean Desprez, French (Auxerre 1743 - 1804 Stockholm)
Title
View of the Marshes at the Possible Former Site of the Port of Metapontium
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Vue des marais formés par les eaux de la mer dans le lieu où l'on pense que devoit être située l'Ancien Port de Metaponte
Series/Book Title: Voyage pittoresque de Naples et de Sicile, III, 40
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1783
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/239484
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
Image: 14.7 × 23.1 cm (5 13/16 × 9 1/8 in.)
Plate: 18 × 24.5 cm (7 1/16 × 9 5/8 in.)
Sheet: 19 × 26 cm (7 1/2 × 10 1/4 in.)
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, sister of John Witt Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
IFF, vol VII, no. 41, p. 40
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R13077
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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