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Louis XIV

Artist:
Robert Nanteuil (French, Reims 1623–1678 Paris)
Artist:
Gilles Rousselet (French, Paris 1614–1686 Paris)
Artist:
After Charles Le Brun (French, Paris 1619–1690 Paris)
Date:
1681
Medium:
Engraving; first state of four (Petitjean & Wickert)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/4 × 29 15/16 in. (51.4 × 76 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jane Costello Goldbert, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1173.12
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Nanteüil ad viuum Effigiem scul.
At lower right: cum Priuil. Regis 1667

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art Stamp
On verso at lower left: FRH Collector's stamp of Frederick Robert Halsey (Lugt 1308)
On verso at right center in ink: Soliman Lieutaud 1835
Frederick R. Halsey (American, 1847–1918); Soliman Lieutaud; Donor: Jane Costello Goldberg
Petitjean & Wickert 263-65.139 i/iv; Robert-Dumesnil 158.I; Firmin-Didot 1729
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