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Portrait of Leonardos Philaras (text plate only)

1651
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 188 (text plate only)(with the biography of Philaras); Le Blanc 251 (text plate only); Montaiglon 344, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.8 × 17.8 cm (9 × 7 in.) Platemark: 11 × 17.5 cm (4 5/16 × 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M17894

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection