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Jean de la Fontaine de l'Academie Francoise: 30.K.13-106

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

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

Maker(s)

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

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Circa 1696 CE - Circa 1700 CE

Note

Earlier state than 30.K.13-104: before coat of arms complete.

School or Style

French

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.K.13-106
Primary reference Number: 195912
BN Inventaire (17thC): 168
Robert-Dumesnil: 230
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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