- Museum number
- Object: Portrait de Molière dans le rôle de César, de la tragédie de Pompée, par Pierre Corneille
Portrait of Molière as Julius Caesar in Corneille's "La Mort de Pompée", after a painting by Nicolas Mignard; half-length, looking to the left, a baton in his right hand, wearing laurel wreath and classical armour; published in "L'Art"
- Production date
- 1870-1880 (c.)
Height: 216 millimetres (image size)
Width: 170 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Wrongly attributed to Pierre Mignard by the inscription. The painting is in fact by Nicolas Mignard, 1658 (Comédie-Française, Paris).
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: La Mort de Pompée
Associated Title: L'Art
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 1880,0214.124 to 240 comprise a set of the illustrations to 'L'Art' for 1879.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number