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Portrait of Eugène Beauharnais

1813
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), After Baron François Pascal Simon Gérard (French, 1770–1837)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 35, i/iii; Le Blanc 24, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 77.9 x 55.7 cm (30 11/16 x 21 15/16 in.) Platemark: 68.9 x 48.9 cm (27 1/8 x 19 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M12892

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower left, stamped in black ink, an unidentified mark (initials "EN" in an oval)(not in Lugt)(probably that of Eugène Beauharnais, who sometimes was known as Eugène Napoléon); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Kidder Gift (Lugt 1570); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Henry Purkett Kidder (1823-1886); by bequest to his wife, Elizabeth H. Kidder, and his sons, Charles A. Kidder, Henry T. Kidder, and Nathaniel T. Kidder; their gift to the MFA December 7, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder, Henry L. Kidder, Charles A. Kidder, and Nathaniel L. Kidder in memory of Henry P. Kidder