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Portrait of Jean-Baptiste van Steenberghen

1668
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678), After François Duchâtel (Flemish, 1616 or 1625–1679 or 1694)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 211, ii/v; Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 229) 226, ii/v; Le Blanc 215, i/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.5 × 27.8 cm (14 3/8 × 10 15/16 in.) Platemark: 32.2 × 24.7 cm (12 11/16 × 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P4527

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Johann Andreas Boerner, Nuremberg (1785-1862)(Lugt 270); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Johann Andreas Boerner (b. 1785-d. 1862; Lugt 270), Nuremberg. 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