Requires Photography

Portrait of Jean-Baptiste de Santeul

about 1680-1700
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After F. C. de La Grange (French, active c. 1670)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 99) 312, ii/ii; IFF 199, iii/iii; Le Blanc 307

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

66.25

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Jean-Baptiste de Santeul (1630-1697) was a poet who wrote in Latin, and canon at the Abbey of St. Victor in Paris.

Markings

Recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Miss R. E. Clark, Boston; her gift to the MFA January 12, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Miss R. E. Clark