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Couronnement de Voltaire

Artist

Charles-Etienne Gaucher ; Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune

Date

1782

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Couronnement de Voltaire, Charles-Etienne Gaucher      ;    Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune
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Medium: Prints | Etching and engraving
Size: 10 7/16 x 11 3/4 in. (26.51 x 29.85 cm) (plate)11 3/8 x 12 15/16 in. (28.89 x 32.86 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: France
Culture: France
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: view of a stage with many figures, including soldiers and ladies in long dresses; bust of Voltaire on a pedestal at center front of stage; many figures in viewing boxes at left and right and on the floor in foreground, with Voltaire in top box on left
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from John E. Andrus III
Accession Number: 2004.152.1
Artist: Jean-Michel Moreau, French, 1741 - 1814
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1741 - 1814

Artist: Charles-Etienne Gaucher, 1741 - 1804
Role: Artist
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Life Dates: 1741 - 1804
Added to Site: March 1, 2009