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Louise de Lorraine

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2AA+,a.71.84

  • Title (object)

    • Louise de Lorraine
  • Description

    Portrait of Louise de Lorraine, Queen of Henri III of France; half-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing a dress adorned with pearls; in oval border
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1575-1600 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 105 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'Tho. de Leu de.' and 'FQuesnel', title, and four verses in French: 'Ceste belle Princesse e ce monde fut faitte...'.
  • Bibliography

    • IFF undescribed bibliographic details
    • Firmin-Didot 1875-77 undescribed bibliographic details
    • Robert-Dumesnil 1835-71 X.137.441 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1753

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    2AA+,a.71.84

Portrait of Louise de Lorraine, half-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing a dress adorned with pearls; in oval border  Engraving

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Portrait of Louise de Lorraine, half-length, slightly turned to the right, wearing a dress adorned with pearls; in oval border Engraving

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