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Portrait of Louis XIV

Artist:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Date:
1779
Medium:
Etching and engraving; fourth state of four (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 × 6 1/8 in. (22.8 × 15.6 cm) Plate: 8 9/16 × 5 13/16 in. (21.8 × 14.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.756–1702
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: LOUIS XIV.
At bottom center: Dessiné et Gravé par Aug. St. Aubin.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Bocher 53-54.139 iv/iv; Portalis & Beraldi III.462.176
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