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Portrait of Pedro II, King of Portugal

about 1683-1690
Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 296; IFF 108; Le Blanc 294 (Robert-Dumesnil lists only one state, with the inscription "Pierre Second...". This impression has the inscription "Pierre II...", and is probably a later state.)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 18.2 cm (9 9/16 x 7 3/16 in.) Platemark: 21.8 x 16.3 cm (8 9/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M7690

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pedro II (1648-1706) was King of Portugal from 1683 to his death.

Markings

Verso, upper right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Anonymous gift, June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift