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

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

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

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Petitot, Jean (After)

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Legal notes

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

Note

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.

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Enamel

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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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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