Le Comte d'Artoit et sa Soeur 1763 - Paper - Late 18th century

Le Comte d'Artoit et sa Soeur 1763 - Paper - Late 18th century

Rare etching with aquatint.
The Count of Artois (6 years) with his sister Marie Clothilde (4 years) on an angora goat 1763.
The later King Charles X of France (1757-1836) and Queen consort of Sardinia. (1759-1802)
These are the brother and sister of the decapitated King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and of King Louis XVIII de Bourbon.
Etching and aquatint after a painting by Francois Hubert Drouais (1727-1775) by L. Morlier or L. Mortier.
The etching is attached to an acid-free cardboard plate. It's a bit discoloured.
On the back of the frame; sticker; Philip Suval (1865-1942) Fine Arts, 678 Madison Ave. New York, USA
Dimensions frame; 53 cm x 63 cm, without glass.
See photos.

Lot details
Le Comte d'Artoit et sa Soeur 1763
Designer/ Artist
naar Fr. H. Drouais (1727-1775)
Model/ Name
Charles X (1757-1836)
Estimated Period
Late 18th century
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
58×48×58 cm
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