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Portrait of Jean Racine

about 1680-1695
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 302, ii/ii; IFF 219; Le Blanc 298, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.1 x 28.6 cm (16 15/16 x 11 1/4 in.) Platemark: 25 x 19.1 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M26636

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Jean Racine (1639-1699) was a tragedian.

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Washington Irving Jenkins, Clinton, Massachusetts (1848-1917); his bequest to the MFA August 1, 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins