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The Approach to a Village

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In plate LL: S de Vlieger Later inscriptions or marks: Verso C in graphite pencil: S de Vlieger B 9 III(3)? Verso C in graphite pencil: Wm: zotskap [with line to circle enclosing part of watermark] Verso LR in graphite pencil: a Verso LR in graphite pencil: S d Vlieger Verso LR in graphite pencil: WZ Schallenkeppen [? indication of foolscap watermark]


PDP Watermark Type: Foolscap


Theo Laurentius, Voorschoten, The Netherlands; from whom purchased by MFA March 8, 1972.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund

Le Bourg

Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.xli.128 9, ii/iii [?]; Bartsch i.28.9 iii/iii


Platemark: 18.8 x 28.5 cm (7 3/8 x 11 1/4 in.); Sheet: 19 x 28.9 cm (7 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint


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