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Portrait of Charles Gobinet, 1613-1690: P.13787-R

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Charles Gobinet, 1613-1690


Printmaker: Edelinck, Gérard
Painter: Largillière, Nicolas de (After)




History note: From the collection of Friedrich August II (1797-1854) [Lugt 972]; bt. Charrington P. & D. Colnaghi, August 1938

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1938) by Charrington, John


17th Century
Production date: AD 1691


Inscription around portrait "CAROLUS GOBINET DOCTOR THEOL. SOCIUS SORB. COLL. SORBONAE = PLESSAEI MODERATOR PRIMUS" and "Obiit 9. Dec. 1690 Aet. 77."; Inscription on bottom "De largilliere Pinxit" and "Edelinck Sculpsit C.P.R. 1691" and "Rector Plessoeoe, Reparator et ille Paloestroe, / Pars et Sorbonicoe gloria magna Domus / Hoc vultu fuit, his oculis Gobinettus, et ore: / Quoeris quo fuerit pectore[?] Scripta lege. / Lengletius. R.E.P.".

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Accession number: P.13787-R
Primary reference Number: 205183
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 972
Firmin-Didot (Portraits): 607
Robert-Dumesnil: 215
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Tuesday 10 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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