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Medallion Bust of Colonel W. P.

about 1685-1725
Simon Gribelin (French, worked in England, 1661-1733)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Le Blanc or IFF

Dimensions

Sheet: 19 x 15.9 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P5507

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom left, "S. Gribelin in. et sculp.", and bottom right, the number "2" [?]

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, 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