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Portrait of Henri II de Savoie, duc de Nemours

1651
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 178, i/iv; Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 227) 198, i/iv; Le Blanc 206, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.6 × 26.1 cm (13 1/4 × 10 1/4 in.) Platemark: 32.1 × 25.3 cm (12 5/8 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4509

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, 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 Foster Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1896, by inheritance to his son, Charles Sewall; 1897, sold by Charles Sewall to the MFA [see Note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund