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Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon: PD.48-1948

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Current Location: In storage


Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
The Duchess of Mazarin


Miniaturist: Petitot, Jean (After)



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Bequeathed 1946 through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 31 mm
Width: 26 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss


The Louvre has an original enamel by Petitot after the portrait by Mignard (No. C639). The present miniature is clearly a 19th century copy of that enamel.

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Techniques used in production

Enamelled : Enamel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.48-1948
Primary reference Number: 18170
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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