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Portrait of Cardinal Jules Mazarin

1658
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 162, ii/iii; Robert-Dumesnil 182, only state; Le Blanc 163

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.9 × 27.1 cm (13 3/4 × 10 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4503

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left-center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James (mid-19th cent.; Lugt 1425), Knowbury Park, Shropshire. 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 [see Note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund