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Portrait of Jules Mascaron

about 1680-1700
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Pieter (Pierre-Louis) van Schuppen (Flemish (worked in France), 1627–1702)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 270, ii/ii; IFF 88; Le Blanc 261

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.6 x 9.4 cm (6 9/16 x 3 11/16 in.) Platemark: 13 x 8.2 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M26625

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Jules Mascaron (1634-1703) was a favorite preacher of Louis XIV; he was Bishop of Tulle (1671-1679) and of Agen (1679-1703).

Markings

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