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Portrait of François Potier, Marquis de Gesvres

about 1640-1643
Jean Morin (French, c. 1605/10-1650), After Philippe de Champaigne (French, 1602–1674)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 065, ii/ii; Hornibrook and Petitjean 17, iv/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 53, only state; Le Blanc 59

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.4 × 25.4 cm (12 3/8 × 10 in.) Platemark: 31.1 × 25.2 cm (12 1/4 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.879

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925(Lugt 608); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(cf. Lugt 608); from whom purchased by Gordon Abbott, Boston, and George Peabody Gardner, Boston (1855-1939); their gift to the MFA April 1, 1922

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner