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Portrait of Robert Nanteuil

about 1670-1680
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 282, iii/iii; IFF 171; Le Blanc 276, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.3 x 28.8 cm (17 1/16 x 11 5/16 in.) Platemark: 24.4 x 19 cm (9 5/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

38.1519

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Robert Nanteuil (1623-1678) was engraver to Louis XIV.

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William A. Sargent, Brookline, Massachusetts (1858-1936); his bequest to the MFA October 13, 1938

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent