L'Esté (Summer)

Israël Silvestre, the younger, French, 1621 - 1691


not dated

Etching on laid paper

Sheet: 3 7/8 × 2 1/4 in. (9.9 × 5.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of David R. Godine, Class of 1966



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: L'ESTE. / Israel excud.; lower left: Avec privil.; lower right: du Roy.

Exhibition History

The Age of the Marvelous, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 21-November 24, 1991; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina, January 25-March 22, 1992; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, May 24-August 25, 1992; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, October 6, 1992-January 3, 1993, naturalia no. n174.


David R. Godine, Boston, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1986.

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