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Portrait of Cardinal Jules Mazarin

1656
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 157, only state; Robert-Dumesnil 178, only state; Le Blanc 159

Dimensions

Sheet: 34 × 26.5 cm (13 3/8 × 10 7/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark, with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

P4499

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; 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