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Portrait of Adrien-Claude Le Fort de La Morinière

about 1695-1700
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After François Tortebat (c. 1621–1690)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 235, only state; IFF 149; Le Blanc 274

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.7 x 21.9 cm (10 1/2 x 8 5/8 in.)(trimmed in an oval inside the engraved oval frame)

Accession Number

M26616

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Adrien-Claude Le Fort de La Morinière was a writer and poet.

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Washington Irving Jenkins, Clinton, Massachusetts (1848-1917); his bequest to the MFA August 1, 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins