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Portrait of François Dumont

Artist:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Artist:
After Charles Nicolas Cochin II (French, Paris 1715–1790 Paris)
Date:
1788
Medium:
Etching and engraving; third state of three (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 × 4 7/16 in. (14 × 11.3 cm) Plate: 6 5/8 × 4 3/4 in. (16.9 × 12 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.2025
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: SOCIETÉ ACAD.QUE DES ENFANS D'APOLLON.
At bottom center: F. DUMONT. / Amateur. / Peintre du roi et de son Acadé mie R.le de Peint.re et de Sc.re
At lower left: C.N. Cochin delin.
At bottom center: 1788.
At lower right: Aug. de St. Aubin Sculp.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Bocher 30.76 iii/iii
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