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Henry Oswald Cardinal d'Auvergne: P.13065-R

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Current Location: In storage


Henry Oswald Cardinal d'Auvergne
Henri-Oswald de la Tour d'Auvergne


Printmaker: Drevet, Claude
Painter: Rigaud, Hyacinthe (After)




History note: P&D Colnaghi & Co. sold to Charrington, April 1909.

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
Production date: AD 1749


State with 'Hanc effigiem...Principis Clinicus' along the bottom of the plate. Surviving correspondence shows that Claude started the plate in 1739, but it took him several years to finish.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 506 mm Width 380 mm

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13065-R
Primary reference Number: 187629
Lugt: 572
Firmin-Didot (Drevet): 12
BN Inventaire (18thC): 7
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Created: Wednesday 30 May 2012 Updated: Wednesday 13 July 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 10 November 2021

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

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