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Portrait of Edme Bouchardon, French sculptor, 1698-1762: P.796-1948

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Edme Bouchardon, French sculptor, 1698-1762


Printmaker: Beauvarlet, Jacques-Firmin
Painter: Drouais, François Hubert (After)



Legal notes

Given by Louis C. G. Clarke, Trinity Hall, October 1948

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th century
Production date: AD 1776

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Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Bouchardon Gravure avant des lettres
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.796-1948
Primary reference Number: 205703
Firmin-Didot (Portraits): 101
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 12 August 2019 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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