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Portrait of Queen Christina of Sweden

1654
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678), After Sébastien Bourdon (French, 1616–1671)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 212, iii/iii; Robert-Dumesnil 67, iii/iii; Le Blanc 216, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.1 × 19.9 cm (10 1/4 × 7 13/16 in.) Platemark: 26 × 19.8 cm (10 1/4 × 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4470

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of T. J. Thompson (1st half of 19th cent.)(Lugt 2442); 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

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund