Couronnement de Voltaire
Gaucher, Charles Étienne; printmaker; French artist, 1741-c.1804
Moreau, Jean Michel the younger; draughtsman; after; French artist, 1741-1814
Gaucher, Charles Étienne; publisher; French artist, 1741-c.1804
Described in the 'Mercure de France' in 1778, but not advertised for sale until 1782.
State with the dedication to and coat of arms of the Marchioness of Villette.
given; 1948; Wilson, Minto
From the collection of the late Mrs. Arthur James.
See P.466-1949 for an impression of an earlier state. See the drawing by Moreau in the collection, PD.92-1961.
BN Inventaire (18thC); 154 II/III
Lawrence/Dighton; 59 IV/V
Object Number: P.794-1948
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 184348; input: 2011-05-24; modified: 2011-06-16)