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Portrait of Marie-Philippe Coupin de La Couperie

Artist:
Anne Louis Girodet-Trioson (French, Montargis 1767–1824 Paris)
Printer:
Printed by Godefroy Engelmann (German (born France), Mulhouse 1788–1839 Mulhouse)
Date:
1816
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
image: 9 13/16 x 6 7/8 in. (25 x 17.5 cm) sheet: 11 7/16 x 8 5/8 in. (29.1 x 21.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.650.118
Not on view
Signature: In stone, on left: "GT. 4 aoûst 1816"

Inscription: In stone, below image: "si pingi melius, non potuit melior."
Bottom: "Lithographié par G. Engelmann à Paris rue Cassette No.18."
William M. Ivins Jr. (American, 1878–1964); Vendor: Barbara Ivins (American, 1913–1991)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 26, 2012–February 24, 2013.

BN après 1800 IX.169.1; Béraldi VII.161-2.1
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