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

about 1650-1660
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 137, iii/v; Le Blanc 183; Montaiglon 240

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.7 × 26.3 cm (9 5/16 × 10 3/8 in.) Platemark: 23.4 × 25.9 cm (9 3/16 × 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M17817

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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