Requires Photography

Portrait of Jean Fronteau

1663
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678), After F. Cabouret (French, active 1660s)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 077, ii/ii; Robert-Dumesnil 99, i/ii; Le Blanc 92, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 × 14.6 cm (7 7/8 × 5 3/4 in.) Platemark: 17.5 × 13 cm (6 7/8 × 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P4476

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper 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