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Portrait of Jean Chapelain

1655
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 043, i/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 60, i/iv; Le Blanc 56, i/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 × 18.9 cm (10 1/2 × 7 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4466

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund