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Portrait of Cardinal Jules Mazarin

1659
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 164, i/ii; Robert-Dumesnil 184, i/ii; Le Blanc 165, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.4 × 28.4 cm (14 3/4 × 11 3/16 in.) Platemark: 35.4 × 27.2 cm (13 15/16 × 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4505

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, uninked, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, 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 [see Note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund