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Frontispiece-Title to the New Testament (?)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 372, only state; not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 315

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 × 19.2 cm (10 1/2 × 7 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17883

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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