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Jean Loret de Carentan en Basse Normandie

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R,6.234

  • Title (object)

    • Jean Loret de Carentan en Basse Normandie
  • Description

    Portrait of French author Jean Loret, bust-length, turned to the left, glancing to front, with long wavy hair, skullcap, collar edged with lace, and overgown over partly unbuttoned doublet; in oval frame, on plinth. 1658
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1658
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 252 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 176 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'Nanteuil ad vivum del. et sculpebat', date, name of sitter, and four verses in French.
  • Bibliography

    • Petitjean & Wickert 1925 130.I bibliographic details
    • Robert-Dumesnil 1835-71 IV.129.150.I bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    R,6.234

Portrait of French author Jean Loret, bust-length, turned to the left; in oval frame placed on pedestal.  1658  Engraving

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Portrait of French author Jean Loret, bust-length, turned to the left; in oval frame placed on pedestal. 1658 Engraving

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