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Portrait of Cardinal Jules Mazarin

about 1657
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678), After Pieter van Mol (Flemish, 1599 - 1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 161, iii/vi; Robert-Dumesnil 175, i/ii; Le Blanc 156, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.8 × 33.2 cm (17 1/4 × 13 1/16 in.) Platemark: 33.8 × 25.7 cm (13 5/16 × 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P4497

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Soliman Lieutaud, Paris (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1682); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Soliman Lieutaud (mid-19th cent.; cf. Lugt 1682), Paris. Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; cf. Lugt 1309), New York; 1896, by inheritance to his son, Charles Sewall; 1897, sold by Charles Sewall to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund