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Portrait of Henri de Mesmes

1650
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 171, i/ii; Robert-Dumesnil 191, i/ii; Le Blanc 172, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.3 × 23.9 cm (12 5/16 × 9 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M26514

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Soliman Lieutaud, Paris (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2360); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Soliman Lieutaud (mid-19th cent.; Lugt 2360), Paris. Washington Irving Jenkins (b. 1848-d. 1917), Clinton, MA; 1917, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 1, 1917)

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins