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658. Scene of Duchess of La Valliere and Louis XIV Antique French Colored Engraving
French Hand Coloured Engraving on paper of generous size, early Nineteenth Century, after Horace Vernet (French 1789-1963).
“La Duchesse de la Valliere contempant un enfant de Louis XIV et de Madame de Montespan”
“The Dutchess of La Valliere contemplating a child of Louis XIV and Madame de Montespan”
Engraved by Le Grand (French, active early 19th Century).
Coloured by Charles Francois Gabriel Levachez (French, active late 18th, early 19th Century).
Professionally re-mounted on artists card within a gold leaf wooden slip. This Picture is offered unframed.
Condition: Good condition for such an early piece, nice unfaded colours.
Height: (entire including mount) 20.5” (52cm). Width: (entire including mount) 22.25”
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
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