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Le roman dangereux: P.143-1959

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le roman dangereux


Printmaker: Helman, Isidore Stanislaus
Printmaker: Duclos, Antoine Jean
Painter: Lavreince, Nicolas (After)
Publisher: Helman, Isidore Stanislaus




History note: Charles Cousin (1822-1894) [Lugt 512]; Sotheby's 11 June 1959, lot 202.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1959) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th Century
Production date: AD 1781 : Anounced in the 'Journal de Paris' 24 April 1781


According the the BN Inventaire, the preliminary etching was done by Duclos.

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dédié à Son Exce. le Prince Michel de Scherbatowo / Senateur, Conseiller privé, Chambellan actuelle de S. M. l'Imp de toutes les Russies Président de la / Chambre des Finances et Chever. de l'Ordre de Ste Anne Par son très humble et très obéissant Serviteur Helman
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.143-1959
Primary reference Number: 183633
Bocher (Lavreince): 56 III/III
BN Inventaire (18thC): 47 (Helman)
Portalis/Béraldi: 4
Lugt: 512
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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