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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G2285
People
Jacques Philippe Le Bas, French (Paris 1707 - 1783 Paris)
After Claude Lorrain, French (Chamagne 1604 - 1682 Rome)
Title
The Old Port of Messina
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Ancien port de Messine
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/274223
Location
Level 3, Room 3600, University Research Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving on cream, antique laid paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
image: 43.8 × 60 cm (17 1/4 × 23 5/8 in.)
plate: 49.6 × 63.1 cm (19 1/2 × 24 13/16 in.)
sheet: 57.6 × 71.9 cm (22 11/16 × 28 5/16 in.)
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest; to William Gray, his nephew, 1856, gift; to Havard University, 1857
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Le Blanc 396; And. 13
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G2285
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

States of Play: Prints from Rembrandt to Delsarte, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2021 - 01/02/2022

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