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Portrait of Cardinal Ludovico Ludovisi

1628
Ottavio Leoni (Italian, 1578–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 29

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.6 x 16.8 cm (8 7/8 x 6 5/8 in.)(trimmed to the platemark)

Accession Number

22.1039

Medium or Technique

Engraving and stipple

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Top center, in pen and ink, the date "1621"; bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the inscription "creat[?] 1621 m[?]t."

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(Lugt 608); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(Lugt 608); from whom purchased April 1, 1922

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner