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Louis Le Coeur
French (Late 18th c. - Early 19th c.) Primary

Claude-Louis Desrais
French (1746 - 1816) Primary


Late 18th century

9 13/16 in. x 7 5/16 in. (25 cm x 18.5 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2009.24.17
Geography: Europe, France
Classification: Fine and Visual Arts; Prints; Mezzotints
Culture/Nationality: French

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  • French - Refers to the culture of the modern nation of France, or in general to cultures that have occupied the area of the modern nation in western Europe.
  • men - Refers to male human beings from young adulthood through old age.
  • mezzotints - Prints made using the mezzotint process, in which the surface of the plate is methodically roughened with a rocker to produce a dark background; areas may then be lightened using various scrapers.
  • philosophers - Refers to those deeply versed in philosophy, especially those who create or develop views or theories on philosophical questions.
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness, usually including the face of the person. For representations intended to be anonymous, or of fictional or mythological characters, see "figures (representations)."

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  • Sheet Dimensions: 9 13/16 x 7 5/16 in. (25 x 18.5 cm)

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