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André Félibien

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    late 17th century-early 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Drevet, Pierre, born 1663 - died 1738 (engraver)
    Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.496-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 10, box B

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, half-length, facing half right.

Place of Origin

France (printed)

Date

late 17th century-early 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Drevet, Pierre, born 1663 - died 1738 (engraver)
Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'C. le Brun pinx. P. Drevet sculp.'
Lettered with name of sitter etc. and

Dimensions

Height: 9.626 in, Width: 7 in

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of André Félibien, engraved by Pierre Drevet, late 17th century-early 18th century

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

Firmin-Didot, Ambroise. Les Drevets. Paris: Firmin-Didot et cie, 1876.
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

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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