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A Woman in Antique Dress at an Altar

about 1624-1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 282, only state; not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 316

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.1 × 7.2 cm (4 3/4 × 2 13/16 in.) Platemark: 11.2 × 6.2 cm (4 7/16 × 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M17884

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection