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Prints and Drawings
Engraver: Gérard Edelinck, Flemish, active France, 1640–1707
After: Jean-Baptiste Santerre, French, 1651–1717
Publisher: Dezallier, Paris, active late 17th century

Jean Racine, from the book Les hommes illustres … , vol. II, by Charles Perrault

ca. 1696–1700

Engraving

platemark: 25.1 × 19.3 cm (9 7/8 × 7 5/8 in.)
sheet: 43 × 28.7 cm (16 15/16 × 11 5/16 in.)
Gift of James Wilson, Yale Center for British Art Docent
2019.88.7
Geography: 
Made in France
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Galerie Paul Prouté, Paris, until 1970; James Wilson, New Haven, Conn., 1970–2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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