Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.154
People
Sébastien Le Clerc the Elder, French (Metz 1637 - 1714 Paris)
Title
River Landscape with Houses along the Shore
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Scene by a River
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th-18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298353
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink on cream antique laid paper, framing lines in brown ink
Dimensions
14.9 x 21.7 cm (5 7/8 x 8 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: margin: Seb. le Clerc
  • watermark: [fragmentary]
Provenance
Lindner collection. John Witt Randall, Boston, MA, bequest; to his sister Belinda L. Randall, 1892, gift; to Harvard University, 1892
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Accession Year
1898
Object Number
1898.154
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), no. 590, fig. 300

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