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Portrait of Henri IV

about 1630-1650
Jean Morin (French, c. 1605/10-1650), After Ferdinand Elle (Flemish, c. 1580–1649)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 067, i(B)/ii; Hornibrook and Petitjean 25, ii/v; Robert-Dumesnil 60, only state; Le Blanc 53

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.7 × 30.1 cm (16 × 11 7/8 in.) Platemark: 31.5 × 21.7 cm (12 3/8 × 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.890

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(Lugt 608); verso, upper right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

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