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Henri IV

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1900,1231.238

  • Title (object)

    • Henri IV
  • Description

    Portrait of King Henri IV, bust-length, in profile to right, with laurel wreath and armour; in oval frame. 1799
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1799
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 217 millimetres
    • Width: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and production detail: 'Dessiné et Gravé par Aug. de St Aubin'.
  • Curator's comments

    Although attributed on plate to Saint-Aubin the composition derives from an earlier design, most likely a medal. Also see print by Charles Dupuis after Boizot, 1744 (1879,0510.242).

  • Bibliography

    • Bocher 1879 102.III bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits French Royal)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1900

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1900,1231.238

Portrait of King Henri IV, bust-length, in profile to right, with laurel wreath and armour; in oval frame.  1799  Etching and engraving

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Portrait of King Henri IV, bust-length, in profile to right, with laurel wreath and armour; in oval frame. 1799 Etching and engraving

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