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Portrait of the Duchess of Orleans, (painting)

Artist:
Vanloo, Carlo Chevalier 1705-1765
Subject:
Orleans, Duchess Of
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 68 (Sale info: For Sale).
"A very handsome woman; painted at her request by Vanloo, between two of her domestics. The waiting woman and a black foot boy, representing the vain attempt of washing the blackamoor white, &c. &c. The colouring exceedingly tender and delicate with a beautiful pearly tint in the carnation. painted by chevalier carlo vanloo, who was born at Nice, 1705, died 1765." [P. 9.]
Descriptive Catalogue of Original Cabinet Paintings, now arranged in the Gallery, Doggett's Repository of Arts, entrance at No. 16, Market-Street, and may be viewed every day, from 8 in the morning till sunset; being a truly splendid and valuable Collection of one hundred and sixty-four Cabinet Paintings in elegant frames; selected on the Continent of Europe, at the Expense of thirty thousand dollars, and are warranted to comprise the works of the Great Masters, from the 13th Century to the Present Time.
Topic:
Portrait female
Occupation--Service
Ethnic
Occupation--Other--Aristocrat
Portrait group
Control number:
AECI 03260068
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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