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Matthieu-François Geoffroy: P.11447-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Matthieu-François Geoffroy

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Chéreau, François
Painter: Largillière, Nicolas de (After)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Ambrose Firmin-Didot (1790-1876) (Lugt 119); his sale, Drouot, Paris, 16 April-12 May 1877, lot 3958 (two prints), described as 'Premier état, avant tout lettre, et second état. Tres-belles épreuves, avec marges'; Godefroy Mayer (Paris) sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], June 1913.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John

Dating

18th century
Production date: AD 1713

Note

Before all lettering.

School or Style

French

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11447-R
Primary reference Number: 168187
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 119
BN Inventaire (18thC): IV.325.38
Firmin-Didot (Portraits): 249-I
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 3 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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