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Les Hommes illustres et grands capitaines françois qui sont peints dans la galerie du Palais Royal

1690
Engraved by François Bignon (French, about 1620–after 1668), After Zacharie Heince (French, 1611–1669), After Philippe de Champaigne (French, 1602–1674), After Simon Vouet (French, 1590–1649), Author Marc de Vulson de la Colombière (French, died in 1665), Printer Charles de Sercy (French, died in 1703)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, v. 1, pp. 380-82, nos. 50-76

Dimensions

Overall: 47.3 x 36 x 3 cm (18 5/8 x 14 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.365

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 27 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Charles de Sercy, 1690) Folio; 60 leaves; contemporary calf (beige phase box).

Coat of arms of Cardinal Richelieu and portraits of notable French rulers and leaders


Paris: Charles de Sercy, 1690

Provenance

Charles Hitchcock Tyler. Boston, Beverly (1863-1931), by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1933.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler