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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

501 × 333 (sheet; cut within plate and to image in spots)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Reference Number

1924.586

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