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Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Le Fevre G.V. [monogram].
Related Title:
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
1 drawing : port. ; 19.2 x 14.2 cm.
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.
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, no. 3664
Drawing of Rolland LeFebvre (1608-1677), French born painter ; moved to England about 1676 and died in London 1677.
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.
  •  LeFebvre, Rolland, ca.1608-1677 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - French - Portraits.
  • Gouaches - British - 18th century.
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