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Portrait of Pierre Simon

1694
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Pierre Ernou (French, 1665-before 1750)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 320, ii/iv; IFF 133; Le Blanc 316, ii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.8 x 25.5 cm (14 1/2 x 10 1/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P4906

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pierre Simon (c. 1640-1710) was an engraver.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, 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