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Object: Claire Josèphe Clairon, née à Paris en 1724; morte le 31 Janvier 1803
Series: Le Panthéon Français
Portrait of the actress Mademoiselle Clairon as Medea; half-length, looking to right, a severe expression on her face, with her hair curled and dressed with pearls, tiara, pearl earring, pearl necklace, cloak and gown; in oval. 1823/27
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Height: 214 millimetres (image size)
Width: 183 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From "Le Panthéon Français", a series of lithographs published by Sudré in 1823-27.
After a painting by Carle Van Loo, see plate by Cars & Beauvarlet after the portrait: 1870,0625.749. This is a detail of the painting which shows Clairon as Medea facing Jason after murdering their children.
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