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Henri IV

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Henri IV

ca. 1751-1758
18th century
123 x 109 mm (4.8 x 4.3 in.)

Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, aka Madame la Marquise de Pompadour, French, (1721–1764)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
Series: from Suite d’estampes Gravées par Madame la Marquise de Pompadour d’Aprés les Pierres gravées de Guay Graveur du Roy
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “Pompadour sculp”; inscribed in plate, lower left: “Guay DUL”; additional inscriptions in plate; inscribed in pencil, lower right corner: “1, 50”
Bibliography: Elise Goodman, The Portraits of Madame de Pompadour, Celebrating the Femme Savante (Berkeley, 2000), pp. 130–131; Les Graveurs du Dix-Huitième Siècle (Paris, 1882), volume 3 (Tome Troisième), p. 322; Benezit Dictionary of Artists (Grund, 2006), volume 2, p. 193.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center Circle 50 funds, 2013
Accession Number: 2013.7.1

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  • male portraits
  • nobles (aristocrats) - Members of the nobility. [November 1995 lead-in term deleted, was "noblewomen"; lead-in term deleted, was "noblemen". January 1993 descriptor added.]
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
  • royalty - Class within the nobility consisting of those who are descended from or related to a monarch or line of monarchs. [February 1993 alternate term deleted, was 'royal'. January 1993 related term added. December 1990 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 123 x 109 mm (4.8 x 4.3 in.)

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