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Portrait of Théophile Brachet de la Milletière

about 1632-1650
Jean Morin (French, c. 1605/10-1650), After Philippe de Champaigne (French, 1602–1674)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 053, iv(B)/v; Hornibrook and Petitjean 11, v/vi; Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 213) 48, iii/iii; Le Blanc 46

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.8 × 25 cm (12 1/8 × 9 13/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins)

Accession Number

22.874

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925(Lugt 608); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(cf. Lugt 608); from whom purchased by Gordon Abbott, Boston, and George Peabody Gardner, Boston (1855-1939); their gift to the MFA April 1, 1922

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner