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Portrait of Nicolas de Verdun

about 1624-1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 204, only state; Le Blanc 270; Montaiglon 241

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 × 9.9 cm (6 1/16 × 3 7/8 in.)(trimmed or on slightly within the platemark at the top and sides; with c. 3 mm margin at the bottom)

Accession Number

M17818

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, 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