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Portrait of Louis XIII

about 1630-1643
Jean Morin (French, c. 1605/10-1650), After Philippe de Champaigne (French, 1602–1674)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 075, ii/iii; Hornibrook and Petitjean 29, i/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 64, only state; Le Blanc 54

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.3 × 24.1 cm (11 15/16 × 9 1/2 in.)(trimmed 4mm inside the bottom platemark, and on the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

22.897

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Charles Wickert, Paris (died 1918)(Lugt 2570); verso, lower right, in pencil, "Ch. Petitjean" (not in Lugt); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Charles Wickert, Paris (died 1918)(Lugt 2570); Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(cf. Lugt 608); from whom purchased by Gordon Abbott, Boston, and George Peabody Gardner, Boston (1855-1939); their gift to the MFA April 1, 1922

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner