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Frontispiece-Title to "Maphaei S.R.E. Card. Barberini nunc Urbani Papae VIII. Poemata."

1642
Possibly by Pierre Daret (French, 1604–1678), Formerly attributed to Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

Rejected by IFF; Le Blanc 168; Montaiglon 313, an undescribed early state

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 × 22.6 cm (12 1/4 × 8 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17880

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, 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