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1998.1210 (RS22666)

Description

Print of Louis XIV courting Melle De La Valliere. The couple are shown strolling in the woods w/ two men following a short distance behind. Mounted in a 1 inch gilt frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Possibly
Inscriptions
Printed below print: ""Paris chez MAESANI, Quai aux Fleurs.7. Lith. de Becquet. chez Forgues a Toulouse et a Marseille""....""Louis XIV protege a la Sra de la Valliere durante la tempestad."" Under the left hand side of the painting is written: ""Il se fit une partie de chasse peu de jours apres l'entretien du bosquet, les dames y assisterent, une table magnifi--------- serme. Cut dresses dan le porc. la chaleur avant amoncele les nuage----------. Under the right hand side of the painting is written: ""Algunos dias despues de la conferencia del bosquecillo Luis XIV a echo uno------- de caza donde las Senoras------ una mesa de toda sublimidad. ----- puesta----- el calor anonciaba una-----""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand coloring
lithography
prints (visual works)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Lithography
lithography
PICTURE
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
12 x 15.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1210
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14087

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