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Man Seen From Behind

Series/Portfolio:
Set of six unnumbered landscapes
Artist:
Laurent de La Hyre (French, Paris 1606–1656 Paris)
Publisher:
Published by Herman Weyen (Flemish, died Paris, 1672)
Date:
1640
Medium:
Etching; first state of two (Robert-Dumesnil)
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (11.5 x 17.1 cm) plate: 4 x 6 1/4 in. (10.1 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.91.3
Not on view
Signature: Below on the ground at the left, "L. De La Hyre in et sculp. Cum. pr. Regis 1640"

Inscription: At lower margin, "Herman Weyen excud avec Privilege du Roi"
Vendor: Henri Grosjean-Maupin, Paris
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 8, 2008–April 13, 2008.

Robert-Dumesnil I.92.31 i/ii
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