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Portrait of Nicolas Rigault

about 1670-1700
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Louis-Marin Bonnet (French, 1736–1793)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 304, i/ii; IFF 216; Le Blanc 299, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.9 x 18.8 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.) Platemark: 25.8 x 18.7 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M26638

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Nicolas Rigault (1577-1654) was a classical scholar.

Markings

Verso, bottom center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Charles Lenormant du Coudray, Orléans (1712-1789)(Lugt 1705), 18 August 1769; 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

Charles Lenormant du Coudray, Orléans (1712-1789)(Lugt 1705), 18 August 1769; Washington Irving Jenkins, Clinton, Massachusetts (1848-1917); his bequest to the MFA August 1, 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins