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Portrait of Louis Moréri

about 1680-1685
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), After François de Troy (French, 1645 - 1730)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 280, ii/ii; IFF 98; Le Blanc 273, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.8 x 21.3 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M26630

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Louis Moréri (1643-1680) was a priest and encyclopedist.

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA Jenkins Bequest (Lugt 4831); verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Washington Irving Jenkins, Clinton, Massachusetts (1848-1917); his bequest to the MFA August 1, 1917

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins