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Portrait of Gilles Boileau

1658
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 022, ii/iii; Robert-Dumesnil 43, ii/iii; Le Blanc 42, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 34 × 24.7 cm (13 3/8 × 9 3/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M26153

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, lower right, in pencil, "From the Lajaniette collection. Sold in 1861."

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 4/1/1916 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis