Atelier de Nicolas de Largillière, portrait de Voltaire, détail (musée Carnavalet) -002.jpg

Summary[ ]

Artist
creator QS:P170,Q4233718,P1774,Q550302
Title
Voltaire [at the age of twenty-four (?)], detail
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Description
Depicted person: François-Marie Arouet (1694–1778), known as Voltaire, French Enlightenment writer and philosopher
Date after 1724-1725
Medium medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions 80 × 65 cm (31.4 × 25.5 ″)
institution QS:P195,Q640447
Current location
Salon Voltaire
Accession number
P.208
Object history : given by M. Charles Floquet
Credit line Gift of Mr. Charles Floquet
Inscriptions verso: Fr. de Voltaire, peint par Largillierre en 1728, donné à la marquise de Villette en 1778 - in eighteenth-century handwriting
Notes This portrait is a copy of the picture conserved in the Musée national du Château de Versailles, inv. MV 8159
Source/Photographer Derivative works of this file: Voltaire-2008-11-24.jpg http://www.deism.com/images/Voltaire.jpg (old image: From en wikipedia)
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