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Portrait of Henri IV

Artist:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Artist:
After Frans Pourbus the Younger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1569–1622 Paris)
Publisher:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Date:
1777
Medium:
Etching and engraving; between fourth and fifth state of five (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 × 5 1/4 in. (21.6 × 13.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1924
Accession Number:
24.80.245
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: HENRI IV. / Roi de France et de Navarre
At lower left: f. Porb. p.
At lower right: A. d. St. Aub. sc.
At bottom center: Gravé d'après le tableau Original de Francois Porbus le Fils, appartenant à S.A.S / Monseigneur le Duc d'Orléans. / Se trouve à chés Aug. de St. Aubin Graveur du Roi et de sa Bibliotheque, rue des Mathurins p.t. Hotel de Cluny / A.P.D.R.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Bocher 39-40.101 between iv and v/v
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