The Funeral Ceremonies for Charles III, Duke of Lorraine: The Procession: plate 1

Pompa funebris... The conuoy Pourtraict is with funeral pomp at capital of Lorraine, the late Prince Charles III serenissime trâsport...

Friedrich Brentel (German (Strasbourg) 1580–1651), After Claude de la Ruelle (French, active in 17th century)

Catalogue Raisonné

Wüthrich, No. 2, Part 2, plates 1-48


Sheet (approximate): 20 x 49.5 cm (7 7/8 x 19 1/2 in.); etched Platemark (approximate): 14.5 x 43 cm (5 11/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, from a set of 48 plates, unbound. (Also 18 duplicates)

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



A448. A frieze etched on 48 plates, each numbered at upper left (arabic numeral)


Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz (Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England); March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo (Naples, FL); 2010, gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo