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Portrait of Anne-Louise-Christine de Foix de La Valette d'Épernon

about 1701
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 195, only state; IFF 315; Le Blanc 188

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.6 x 17.2 cm (8 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

M26595

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Anne-Louise-Christine de Foix de La Valette d’Épernon (1624-1701) was a Carmelite nun, who took the name of Sister Anne Marie de Jésus.

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, right 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