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Portrait of the Painter, Hyacinthe Rigaud

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Portrait of the Painter, Hyacinthe Rigaud

18th century
469 x 335 mm (18.5 x 13.2 in.)

Pierre Drevet, French, (1663–1738)
After Hyacinthe Rigaud, French, (1659–1743)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving on laid paper
State: Undescribed state between the third and fourth of five states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “P.Drevet Sculpsit”; without inscription below window
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Fritz Rumpf (Lugt 2161)
Bibliography: Firmin-Didot 112 between iii/v and iv/v (1876, p. 76); Firmin-Didot, Portraits 478, before the inscription (vol. 1, p. 165).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1944
Accession Number: 1944.D1.208

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  • artist portraits
  • artists - Use specifically for people who produce work in the visual arts. For those in the performing arts, use "performing artists." [May 1995 related term added. February 1993 descriptor moved. November 1992 alternate term added.]
  • artists by type - Use AAT "artists" for artists in general, along with subtypes from this DAC category. Do not apply this category itself to records; it exists only to hold those subtypes.
  • 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

  • plate Dimensions: 469 x 335 mm (18.5 x 13.2 in.)

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