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Portrait of Pierre Le Tessier de Montarsy

Portrait of Pierre de Montarsis

1692
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Antoine Coypel (French, 1661–1722)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 277, ii/iii; IFF 127; Le Blanc 270, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 37 x 28.2 cm (14 9/16 x 11 1/8 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4903

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pierre Le Tessier de Montarsy was goldsmith and jeweler to Louis XIV from 1676 to 1714.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund