- Museum number
- Object: Le President de Thou
Portrait of Jacques-Auguste de Thou, bust-length, slightly turned to the left, with short cropped hair, wearing a ruff and clothes with fur facings; in oval frame, with coat of arms in lower part; illustration for Perrault's 'Les Hommes illustres' (Paris, Dezallier, 1696-1700)
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Height: 257 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 197 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From Perrault's 'Les Hommes illustres qui ont paru en France pendant ce siècle', published in 1696-1700, see R,6.244 for comment.
After a portrait generally attributed to Ferdinand Elle; see for instance plate by Morin, 1870,0625.819.+.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Les Hommes illustres
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- Prints and Drawings
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