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Portrait of Agathe de Châtillon

about 1655-1656


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 341, only state; Le Blanc 229; Montaiglon 249

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.2 × 14.1 cm (6 3/8 × 5 9/16 in.) Platemark: 16.1 × 13.9 cm (6 5/16 × 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M17824

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Agathe de Châtillon (1571-1630) was the wife of Claude de Marolles, and the mother of Michel de Marolles.

Markings

Verso, lower right, 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