Michel Antoine Baudrand

Jean Crépy, French, 1660 - about 1730
after Claude Vignon, French, 1593 - 1670



Engraving on laid paper

Plate: 11 3/8 × 7 9/16 in. (28.9 × 19.2 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/16 × 8 13/16 in. (34.1 × 22.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. David G. Stahl, Class of 1947



Place Made: France, Europe



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Inscribed, in plate, within frame, center right: LEXI GEOG LA / GEOG BAUD GEOGR; inscribed, in plate, within frame, lower right: VILLES / VEN; inscribed, in plate, around frame: MICHAEL ANTONIVS BAVDRAND PARISIN.S [S in superscript] PROTON.S [S in superscript] APOST.S [S in superscript] PRIOR DE ROBORIbus [bus in superscript] ET DE NOVO MERCATO; inscribed, within image, lower left: Vignon pinxit; inscribed, within image, lower center: Hic ille est Baudrand. orbem quo quisque peramplum / Novit inoffenso currere posse pede. / Abbas Petrus Sanctes de Fantibus 1.us [us in superscript] ceremuniar, Mgr S.D.N. Papae [ae in ligature] 1691; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Crespy Sculp. 1699


Unknown estate; sold to Barbara J. and David G. Stahl, Manchester, New Hampshire, about 1975; given to present collection, 2001.

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