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Portrait of Honorée de Glimes de Grimberg, Comtesse de Bossu

Portrait of Honorine de Grimberghe, Comtesse de Bossu

about 1630-1641
Jean Morin (French, about 1605/10–1650)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mazel 052, i/ii (? - before the cross-hatching described in ii(e), but with rounded plate corners); Hornibrook and Petitjean 9, i/ii; Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 214) 55, ii/ii; Le Blanc 61


Sheet: 33.6 × 26.1 cm (13 1/4 × 10 1/4 in.) Platemark: 30 × 24.3 cm (11 13/16 × 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, lower center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Giuseppe Archinto, Milan (1783-1861)(Lugt 547); verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (1839-1927)(Lugt 654); verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)


Giuseppe Archinto, Milan (1783-1861)(Lugt 547); Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (1839-1927)(Lugt 654); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund