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Louis II de Bourbon, duc de Montpensier (1513-1582) ?

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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.

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Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Duc de Montpensier

about 1558


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.)

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Black, red, and yellow chalk on prepared canvas Retouching in oil and grey watercolor


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