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Christina of Sweden

Print
mid 17th century (published)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Print, portrait of a woman, head and shoulders, facing half left, upon a pedestal.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving
Brief Description
Print, portrait of Christina of Sweden, engraving by Richard Collin after Sébastien Bourdon, mid-17th century.
Physical Description
Print, portrait of a woman, head and shoulders, facing half left, upon a pedestal.
Dimensions
  • Height: 19.1cm (cut)
  • Width: 11.7cm (cut)
Dimensions taken from Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'Bourdon pin. R. Collin sc. Joa. Meyssens exc.' (Lettered with name of sitter and)
  • (With the mark of the collection of Sydney Vacher (1854-1935) (Lugt 2376) )
Credit line
Given by Edgar Seligman
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.
Collection
Accession Number
E.213-1960

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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