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Representation de l'Arrivée de ... Louis XV en ... Strasbourg, le 5 Octobre 1744

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Mm,2.143

  • Title (object)

    • Representation de l'Arrivée de ... Louis XV en ... Strasbourg, le 5 Octobre 1744
  • Description

    Royal carriage conveying Louis XV between a line of onlookers, to the left, and armed troops, to the right; the skyline of Strasbourg visible on the horizon, 1745 Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1745
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 453 millimetres
    • Width: 772 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, explanatory key and producer names; No.1 top right
  • Curator's comments

    Plate produced for, but not included in, "Representation des Fêtes données par la ville de Strasbourg pour la convalescence du Roi", Paris: Aubert, 1745; see 1837-5-23-1. This volume contains the Le Bas engraving of pl.1, IFF 29. For other impressions of pls.2,3 & 5 see Mm.2-142, 1871-12-9-1436 and 1877-8-11-545.
    A complete set bound is located at 243.b.25 (1837,0523.1).

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  • Bibliography

    • Hennin 1877-84 8467 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (History 1744 Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Louis XV's visit to Strasbourg
      1744
  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Mm,2.143

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