Portrait of Antoine Le Pautre (with the frame)
Petitjean and Wickert 107, ii/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 127, ii/iii; Le Blanc 121, ii/iii
Sheet: 24.8 × 31.4 cm (9 3/4 × 12 3/8 in.)(the frame by Le Pautre; trimmed within the platemark) Image: 13.8 × 9.5 cm (5 7/16 × 3 3/4 in.)(oval; the portrait by Nanteuil, printed on the same sheet as the frame)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Recto, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)
Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund