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Portrait of Charles, Duc de Berry

about 1696
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After François de Troy (French, 1645 - 1730)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 147, only state; IFF 357; Le Blanc 147

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.1 x 29.6 cm (15 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P4894

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Charles, Duc de Berry (1686-1714) was the grandson of Louis XIV, and son of the Dauphin.

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund