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Portrait of Philippe, Duc d'Anjou

1698
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After François de Troy (French, 1645 - 1730)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 294, only state; IFF 144; Le Blanc 185

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.6 x 23.6 cm (12 1/16 x 9 5/16 in.)(trimmed in an oval, inside the engraved frame)

Accession Number

M26632

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Philippe, Duc d’Anjou (1683-1746) was the grandson of Louis XIV. He became King Philip V of Spain in 1700.

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