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Portrait of Gilles Ménage

1652
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 168, i/iii or ii/iii (the bottom of the impression lacks 3 mm); Robert-Dumesnil 188, i/ii; Le Blanc 170, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.8 × 12.7 cm (7 3/8 × 5 in.)(lacking 3 mm at the bottom; trimmed on the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

48.70

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Henry P. Rossiter (b. 1885-d. 1977), Boston; 1948, given by him to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 8, 1948)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Rossiter