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Grinling Gibbons

English
1690
John Smith (English, 1652–1742), After Sir Godfrey Kneller (English, 1646–1723), Sitter Grinling Gibbons (1648–1721)


Catalogue Raisonné

W 110, Sm. First; Sm 105

Accession Number

97.1197

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 22, 2015)

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund