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Galerie du Palais Royal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1855,0609.527

  • Title (series)

    • Galerie du Palais Royal
  • Description

    Portrait of an unidentified man, standing whole length, his hand holding a letter and resting on a stick; six engraved lines in French describing the composition below, within decorative frame; after Anthony van Dyck. c.1787/88
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1787-1788
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 419 millimetres
    • Width: 290 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin with title, production details and six lines of French: "Peint par Antoine Van dyck" and "Commencé par Macret et Terminé par Viel" and "Portrait / De la Galerie du Palais d'Orléans / Ecole Flamande." and "V.me Tableau d'Antoine Van-Dyck / Peint sur toile ... / ... tous ses ouvrages.".
        Stamped below: "Gal. Palais Royal".
  • Curator's comments

    From 'Galerie du Palais Royal', see 1837,0408.317 for comment.

  • Bibliography

    • IFF undescribed (Macret) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F Masters Portfolio)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1855

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1855,0609.527

Portrait of an unidentified man, standing whole length, his hand holding a letter and resting on a stick; six engraved lines in French describing the composition below, within decorative frame; after Anthony van Dyck.  c.1787/88  Etching and engraving

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Portrait of an unidentified man, standing whole length, his hand holding a letter and resting on a stick; six engraved lines in French describing the composition below, within decorative frame; after Anthony van Dyck. c.1787/88 Etching and engraving

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