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Portrait of Jacques Bénigne Bossuet, Bishop of Meaux

A work made of engraving on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on cream laid paper.

Date:

1723

Artist:

Pierre-Imbert Drevet (French, 1697-1739)
after Hyacinthe Rigaud (French, 1659-1743)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pierre Drevet

Title

Portrait of Jacques Bénigne Bossuet, Bishop of Meaux

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1723

Medium

Engraving on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 46.2 × 31.8 cm (18 1/4 × 12 9/16 in.); Plate: 50.8 × 34.6 cm (20 × 13 5/8 in.); Sheet: 59 × 41.2 cm (23 1/4 × 16 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred W. Stern

Reference Number

1959.263

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