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Portrait of Marie de Miramion

about 1706
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After François de Troy (French, 1645 - 1730)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 275, only state; IFF 325; Le Blanc 268

Dimensions

Sheet: 25 x 16.3 cm (9 13/16 x 6 7/16 in.) Platemark: 21.6 x 16.2 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M26628

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Marie de Miramion (1629-1696) founded several schools, orphanages, and retreats, including a nursing and teaching institution that became part of the Filles de Ste. Geneviève.

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Washington Irving Jenkins, Clinton, Massachusetts (1848-1917); his bequest to the MFA August 1, 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins