Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Portrait of Catherine Marguerite Mignard, Comtesse de Fouquière, Daughter of the Painter Pierre Mignard,

Engraving on laid paper

Second of two states

Print impression quality: Very good; according to Portalis, “best” impressions are before artist’s address

Dimensions (Plate): 470 x 315 mm (18.5 x 12.4 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Gravé par J. Daullé en 1735,” with full inscriptions

Watermark: Letters and devices (unidentified)

Accession number: 1947.D1.6

Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1947

The image depicts Catherine Marguerite Mignard holding a painting of her father, the painter Pierre Mignard.

Bibliography: Portalis and Beraldi 57 ii/ii (vol. 1, p. 671); Le Blanc 29; Courboin (vol. 2, p. 32) unnumbered; Firmen-Didot 333 (vol. 1, p. 105); Delignières 47

Work Type: print

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