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Portrait of Louis-Emmanuel de Valois, comte d'Alais and duc d'Angoulême

about 1654-1675
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Copied after Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 136 (copy); Le Blanc 182 (copy); Montaiglon 239 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 × 14.5 cm (8 9/16 × 5 11/16 in.) Platemark: 11.9 × 8 cm (4 11/16 × 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M17816

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, 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