Bought in Paris about 1841 by Nikolaï Nikolaïevitch Raevsky, General (1771-1823); Mikhaïl Mikhaïlovitch Raevsky (1875-1922); his widow, Olga Sergeïevna Raevsky, Princess Gagarine (died 1955); auction Paris, 1922; Walter Gay (1856-1937); purchased in November 1922 using the Helen and Alice Colburn Fund by the MFA.
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund
Duc de Montpensier
- François Clouet, French, 1510–1572
- Studio of
Sheet: 33 x 22.9 cm (13 x 9 in.) Framed: 52.7 x 44.8 cm (20 3/4 x 17 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black, red, and yellow chalk on prepared canvas Retouching in oil and grey watercolor