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Portrait of a Woman, formerly known as Jeanne-Élisabeth de Beauharnais, Wife of Michel Bégon VI (1667-1747), Intendant de la Nouvelle France. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 painting / peinture : oil on canvas
Support: 102.600 x 114.000 cm
Inventory no.: op0430

Scope and content

Henri Beau was an employee of the Public Archives of Canada from 1915 to 1938, being employed in the Paris office specifically to copy views, portraits, etc. and to carry out iconographic research. See Pierre Lallier, Henri Beau (Musee du Quebec, 1992).
The change of title is based on Myra Nan Rosenfeld Largillière and the Eighteenth Century Portrait, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1981. Catalogue no. 42, p.212-214. emm

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Access to be given through art archivist
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-010594
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
OP-0430 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-015 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1936-15-1
Copyright: Expired / Expiré

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Attributions and conjectures
After Nicolas de Largillière, 1656-1746.

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