Requires Photography

Portrait of Louis XIV

about 1665-1670
Antoine Masson (French, 1636–1700), After Charles Le Brun (French, 1619–1690)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 43, only state; Le Blanc 17

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.9 × 26.7 cm (14 1/8 × 10 1/2 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4438

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, 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