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Antoine-Louis de Pardaillan de Gondrin

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    early 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chéreau, I, François the elder I le vieux, born 1680 - died 1729 (engraver)
    Rigaud, Hyacinthe, born 1659 - died 1743 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.4442-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 6

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, three-quarter-length, facing right, standing in armour and ermine-lined robe.

Place of Origin

France (printed)

Date

early 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Chéreau, I, François the elder I le vieux, born 1680 - died 1729 (engraver)
Rigaud, Hyacinthe, born 1659 - died 1743 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Peint part Hyacinthe Rigaud grave part Fr. Chereau.'
Lettered with name of sitter and

Dimensions

Height: 46.4 cm cut, Width: 33.7 cm cut

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Antoine-Louis de Pardaillan de Gondrin, Duc d'Antin, engraving by François Chereau after Hyacinthe Rigaud, early 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris: É Bouillon, 1854-1908.
Bibliothèque National. Inventaire du Fonds Français. Paris: M. le Garrec, 1930.
Bibliothèque Nationale. Catalogue de la collection des portraits français. Paris: G. Rapilly, 1896-1911. 7 v.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Armour; Administrator; Patron; Ermine

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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