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Portrait of the Young Louis-Joseph de Lorraine, duc de Guise

1659
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 161, only state; Le Blanc 274; Montaiglon 203

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.5 × 23.9 cm (12 13/16 × 9 7/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P4569

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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