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Portrait of Joseph-Louise Gay Lussac

Artist:
Jules Boilly (French, Paris 1796–1874 Paris)
Date:
1822
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/16 x 10 9/16 in. (36 x 26.9 cm) Image: 5 7/8 × 7 3/16 in. (15 × 18.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Walter, in memory of Christopher Hemphill, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1183.80
Not on view
Signature: In stone, right: Jul. Boilly 1822

Inscription: Signed and dated in stone, right: Jul. Boilly 1822
Lettered below image, center: Institut Royal de France. Acadie. des sciences. (Physique genérale.) / Gay-Lussac, / (Joseph-Louis) / Membre de la Légion d'honneur, / Né à St. Léonard, (Haute-Vienne) le 6 Décembre 1778. élu en 1806.
Paul F. Walter; Donor: Paul F. Walter
BN Après III.45-46.9
IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 9, pp. 45–46.



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