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Portrait of Jean III Rouillé

1702
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 273, only state; IFF 318; Le Blanc 264

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.5 x 31.9 cm (16 3/4 x 12 9/16 in.) Platemark: 35.5 x 26 cm (14 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P4902

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Jean III Rouillé (1610-1698) was Baron de Meslay and Conseiller d’État.

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Peter Vischer, Basel (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); recto, bottom center, the blindstamp of Luigi Calamatta, Paris, Brussels, Milan (1801/2-1869)(Lugt 1717); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Peter Vischer, Basel (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); Luigi Calamatta, Paris, Brussels, Milan (1801/2-1869)(Lugt 1717); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund