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Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. 

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 print / estampe : engraving
Support: 13.300 x 21.000 cm (platemark)

Scope and content

The print depicts a bust length portrait in profile to the left. The sitter wears a wig.
Dec. 1975 - the print is soiled and slightly discoloured on the edges. There are several slight vertical creases on the verso.
Portrait file 213-18.
Portrait file 205-147.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-100416
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A237-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 13
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1975-030 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1975-30-13 Source: transfer from the National Library, Georges A. Daviault Collection.
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: Inscribed recto: l.c. "Pierre Augustin / CARON DE BEAUMARCHAIS, / Né à Paris, le 24 Janvier 1732, / Mort dans la même ville le 19 mai 1799." in the plate.

Subject heading

SUBJ. - Portrait : Bust Length Portrait of Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais Wearing A Wig.


Other system control no.