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Title

Anne of Austria placing the Regency of France in the hands of the Queen of Peace


Artist

Claude Mellan

France

1598 - 1688


Details


Alternative title

Anne d'Autriche déposant la Régence du Royaume de France entre les mains de la Vierge Marie


Media category

Print


Materials used

engraving


Dimensions

44.1 x 29.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.r., [incised plate] "C.Mellan ...". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

242.1988


Artist information

Claude Mellan

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


  • Piety and Paganism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1991–29 Sep 1991

  • Le Grand Siècle, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Jun 1997–17 Jul 1997


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Nicolas Draffin, Piety and Paganism, 'Introduction', pg. 3-5, Sydney, 1991, 5, 14. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Le Grand Siècle, Sydney, 1997, 5. no catalogue numbers