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Title

Portrait of Coupin de la Couperie

1816

Artist

Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson

France

1767 - 1824

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  • Details

    Date
    1816
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    lithograph
    Dimensions
    39.8 x 27.6 cm sheet (irreg.)
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated centre left, [inscribed on stone] "G T/ 4 Augste 1816".

    Credit
    Purchased 1990
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    116.1990
    Artist information
    Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson

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  • About

    The earliest artist’s lithograph to be published in Paris, Girodet-Trioson’s portrait of his former pupil and fellow artist Coupin de la Couperie. The date corresponds with the opening of the first lithographic press in Paris by Godefroy Engelmann in 1816.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication