Artist Claude Duflos, French, 1665-1727
Title
  • Jean François Paul de Gondy, Cardinal of Retz
Date ca. 1690
Medium engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 8 1/8 × 5 1/2 inches (20.6 × 14 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S376
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left of image: C. Duflos Scup.
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1885 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added to stamp in ink]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, as part of image, lower center, on both sides of heraldic device : IEAN FRANCOIS | Cardinal de Retz da [ ] moiseau Souverain de | Commercy, et Prince [ ] d'eauville Archeveque | de Paris Abbé de St De [ ] nis en France de Buzaj | de Kimperlé et de [ ] la Chaulme & C. | Mort a Paris [ ] le 01 Aoust | 1679 . agé de 65 . ans .
June 1885, N.C. Perkins.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Roux, Marcel. Inventaire du fonds français: Graveurs du XVIIIE siècle. Paris, 1955, no. 153.