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Henri II de Sevoie

Artist:
Robert Nanteuil (French, Reims 1623–1678 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1651
Medium:
Engraving; fourth state of four (Petitjean & Wickert)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/2 × 13 3/4 in. (44.5 × 34.9 cm) Plate: 12 5/8 × 9 13/16 in. (32 × 25 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.529.77
Not on view
Inscription: Surrounding the portrait: HENRY DE SAVOYE ARCHEVESQVE ET DVC DE RHEIMS PREMIER PAIR DE FRANCE &c.
At lower left: Rob. Nantueil delin, ad viuum Sculpebat=
At lower right: et excudebat cum privil. Regis 1652.

Marking: On verso at left center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower right: Collector's stamp of Max J. Bonn (Lugt 1878)
Max Julius Bonn; Bender Collection; Vendor: Childs Gallery
Petitjean & Wickert 307-08.172 iv/iv; Adamczak 146.42
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