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Portrait of Pierre Poncet de la Rivière

1660
Robert Nanteuil (French, 1623–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Petitjean and Wickert 197, iv/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 215, iii/iii; Le Blanc 194, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.7 × 27.8 cm (13 11/16 × 10 15/16 in.) Platemark: 32.8 × 25.6 cm (12 15/16 × 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P4516

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816-d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1896, by inheritance to his son, Charles Sewall; 1897, sold by Charles Sewall to the MFA [see Note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund