Requires Photography

Portrait of Christophe de Thou

about 1630-1650
Jean Morin (French, about 1605/10–1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 088, only state; Hornibrook and Petitjean 43, only state; Robert-Dumesnil 78, only state; Le Blanc 79

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.9 × 29.5 cm (15 11/16 × 11 5/8 in.) Platemark: 31.4 × 25.2 cm (12 3/8 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.920

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Charles M. Petitjean, Versailles (died c. 1925)(Lugt 608); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 4/1/1922 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner