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Portrait of Maddalena Corvina

1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 151, i/ii or ii/ii (lower margin is missing); Le Blanc 202; Montaiglon 250

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.9 × 8.4 cm (3 7/8 × 3 5/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark at the top and sides; lacking the blank lower margin)

Accession Number

P4584

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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