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Allegory in Honor of Anne of Austria

about 1643
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 249, ii/ii; Le Blanc 179; Montaiglon 246

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.7 × 35.3 cm (9 3/4 × 13 7/8 in.) Platemark: 24.1 × 34.8 cm (9 1/2 × 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4583

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund