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Charles IX du nom Roy de France

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    O,1.3

  • Title (object)

    • Charles IX du nom Roy de France
  • Description

    Portrait of King Charles IX, bust-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing hat adorned with feather, and doublet with ruff; in oval border; second state, with rework
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1570-1578 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 152 millimetres
    • Width: 100 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'Thomas de Leu Fe : et excu :', name of sitter and four verses in French: 'Si tant de grands guerriers, que la France feconde...'.
  • Bibliography

    • Firmin-Didot 1875-77 1252.II bibliographic details
    • IFF 261 bibliographic details
    • Robert-Dumesnil 1835-71 X.94.338.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits French Royal)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    O,1.3

Portrait of King Charles IX, bust-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing hat adorned with feather, and doublet with ruff; in oval border; second state, with rework  Engraving

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Portrait of King Charles IX, bust-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing hat adorned with feather, and doublet with ruff; in oval border; second state, with rework Engraving

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