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Portrait of Louis du Guernier the Elder

about 1645-1680
Samuel Bernard (French, 1615–1687), Probably after Sébastien Bourdon (French, 1616–1671)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 9; Robert-Dumesnil 1, ii/ii; Meyer 7, ii/ii; Le Blanc 9, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 x 17.8 cm (8 9/16 x 7 in.)(with c. 2 mm margin at the bottom, and with thread margins or trimmed on the platemark at the top and sides)

Accession Number

P4529

Medium or Technique

Etching and 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, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund