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Jean de la Fontaine de l'Academie Francoise: 30.K.13-104

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Current Location: In storage


Jean de la Fontaine de l'Academie Francoise
Portrait of Jean de La Fontaine


Printmaker: Edelinck, Gérard
Painter: Rigaud, Hyacinthe (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


17th Century
Circa 1696 CE - Circa 1700 CE


Plate 56 for Charles Perrault's 'Les Hommes illustres…' (Paris, 1696-1700).

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.K.13-104
Primary reference Number: 195911
BN Inventaire (17thC): 168
Robert-Dumesnil: 230
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Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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

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