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Portrait of Cardinal Arnaud d'Ossat

about 1670-1700
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 186, only state; IFF 195; Le Blanc 281

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 x 20.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.) Platemark: 25.4 x 18.9 cm (10 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26593

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Arnaud d’Ossat (1537-1604) was a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, a writer, and a diplomat in the service of Henri IV.

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