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Portrait of Antoine Le Pautre (with the frame)

1653
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678), and Jean Le Pautre (French, 1618–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 107, iv/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 127, iii/iii; Le Blanc 121, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.5 × 31.8 cm (10 1/16 × 12 1/2 in.)(the frame by Le Pautre; trimmed on the platemark) Sheet: 14.4 × 10.6 cm (5 11/16 × 4 3/16 in.)(oval; the portrait by Nanteuil, laid down onto the sheet with the frame)

Accession Number

M26485

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 8/1/1917[exact to month]

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins