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Image ID:
lwlpr19071
Call Number:
49.3664.9
Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Title:
Le Fevre G.V. [monogram].
Related Title:
LeFebvre
Published:
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
Description:
1 drawing : port. ; 19.2 x 14.2 cm.
Notes:
Drawing that was later used in an engraving of Le Fevre: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Horace Walpole. Strawbery-Hill : Printed in the year MDCCLXIII, 1783, v. 3, opp. p. 29.
Reference:
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, no. 3664
Summary:
Drawing of Rolland LeFebvre (1608-1677), French born painter ; moved to England about 1676 and died in London 1677.
Provenance:
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Copy Specific Notes:
Signed in ink, lower right: G.V.
Subjects:
  •  LeFebvre, Rolland, ca.1608-1677 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - French - Portraits.
  • Gouaches - British - 18th century.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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