- Museum number
Object: De Robespierre : député d'Artois
Series: Collection générale des Portraits de MM. les Deputés des trois Ordres assemblés à Versailles en 1789
Portrait of Maximilien Robespierre, bust-length directed to left, with powdered wig, cravat, jacket; in oval frame with in the lower part a snake coiled around a mirror. 1790
Manière de lavis, with etched border
- Production date
Height: 232 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 180 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From a series representing the deputies of the Assemblée Nationale, see 1881,0709.32.
This plate was omitted in the edition of the book published in 1810 (IFF).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The complete bound series of portraits of members of the Assemblée Nationale in 1789 (1891,1116.25 to 82) was purchased for £5 6s from Mr Jukes Coulson of Marlborough Hill, London, and later broken up and distributed within the series of French portrait prints.
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