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Portrait of Pierre-Henri de Valenciennes

Artist:
Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)
Artist:
After Jean Michel Moreau the Younger (French, Paris 1741–1814 Paris)
Date:
1788
Medium:
Etching and engraving; fourth state of four (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/4 × 5 11/16 in. (22.3 × 14.5 cm) Plate: 5 7/16 × 4 3/8 in. (13.8 × 11.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and The Elisha Whittelsey Funds, 1961
Accession Number:
61.653.27
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: SOCIÉTÉ ACAD.UE DES ENFANS D'APOLLON.
At bottom center: P.H. DE VALENCIENNES. / Amateur. / Peinture du Roi et de son Academie R.ie de Pent.re & Sc.re
At lower left: J.M. Moreau delin.
At lower right: A. de St. Aubin Sculp. 1788.

Marking: On verso at lower left: The Metropoliltan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna
Bocher I.29.65 iv/iv (Moreau); Bocher 95.259 iv/iv (Saint-Aubin)
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