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Louis XV as a Boy

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Louis XV as a Boy

ca. 1716-1718
18th century
500 x 346 mm (19.7 x 13.6 in.)

Jean Audran, French, (1667–1756)
After Pierre Gaubert, French, (1659–1741)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “Gravé par Audran” with full inscriptions
Marks: Watermark: “T [device] DV [device] V” (unidentified)
Bibliography: Portialis and Beraldi 14 (vol. 1, p. 53); see “Inventaire du Fonds Francais, 18c” (vol. 1, pp. 247–248); Le Blanc 362; Firmin-Didot 66 (vol. 1, p. 17); see Courboin (vol. 2, pp. 46–48).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1944
Accession Number: 1944.D1.26

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This object has the following keywords:
  • boys - Use to refer to male human beings from birth through adolescence. [August 1993 descriptor added.]
  • children (people by age group) - People in the earliest developmental stage of life. [August 1996 related term added. February 1995 descriptor changed, was "children". September 1993 related term added. November 1992 alternate term added. February 1991 scope note added.]
  • male portraits
  • 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: 500 x 346 mm (19.7 x 13.6 in.)

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