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Portrait of Anne de Lévis, duc de Ventadour, Archbishop of Bourges

about 1640-1660
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 203, ii/ii; not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 200

Dimensions

Sheet: 32 × 25.2 cm (12 5/8 × 9 15/16 in.) Platemark: 31.7 × 24.6 cm (12 1/2 × 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4567

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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