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Portrait of Bossuet, Rigaud, (graphics)

Artist:
Drevet, P. J. 1697-1739
Rigaud (copy after)
Subject:
Bossuet
Medium:
Engraving
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 45
Paris, 1697-1739. fr. "he gave to flesh a softness and transparency which remains unsurpassed. to these he added a great richness in picturing costume and drapery, especially lace, which is the perpetual envy of the fair who look at this transcendental effort."--Charles Sumner. [P. 32.]"d." signfies "draughtsman."
Third Cincinnati Industrial Exposition. Official Catalogue of the Works of Painting, Sculpture and Engraving, exhibited in the Art Department. 1872. Cincinnati: Wrightson & Co., Printers, Stereotyped at the Franklin Type Foundry, 168 Vine Street, Cincinnati.
Artist nationality: French.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Writer
Control number:
AECI 03480433
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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