Requires Photography

Portrait of Nicolas Coeffeteau

about 1623
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688), After Daniel Dumonstier (French, 1574 – 1646)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 322, only state; Le Blanc 200; Montaiglon 178

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.8 × 21.4 cm (11 3/4 × 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 28.8 × 20.4 cm (11 5/16 × 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M17793

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, 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