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Portrait of Jean-Baptiste-Marie Pierre

Artist:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Artist:
After Charles Nicolas Cochin II (French, Paris 1715–1790 Paris)
Date:
1775
Medium:
Etching and engraving; third state of three (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 7 5/8 in. (26.7 × 19.4 cm) Plate: 7 9/16 × 5 3/8 in. (19.2 × 13.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1924
Accession Number:
24.80.243
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: J. B. M. Pierre / Premier Peintre du Roi.
At lower left: C.N. Cochin filius delin.
At lowr right: Aug. de St. Aubin sculp. 1775.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Bocher 81.215 iii/iii; Firmin-Didot II.2097
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