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Statue of a Young Man

1670 (?)
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 235, a state before i/ii, with the date appearing as "166x"); not in Le Blanc; Montaiglon 151

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.6 × 29.2 cm (16 × 11 1/2 in.) Platemark: 40.2 × 28.7 cm (15 13/16 × 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M17773

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection