André-Hercule de Fleury

Pierre Drevet, French, 1663 - 1738
after Hyacinthe Rigaud, French, 1659 - 1743



Engraving on laid paper

Sheet: 20 1/2 × 15 3/8 in. (52 × 39 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children



Place Made: France, Europe



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Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Peint par Hyacinthe Rigaud Chevalier de l'Ordre de St. Michel.; lower right: Grave par P. Drevet; lower center: Andre Hercules, Cardinal de Fleury,/Grande Aumnier de la Reine, Ministre d'Etat, Grand Maitre et/Surintendant des Postes./Offrebat J.S. Brissartabbas Sti. Martini Nivernensis 1730.


Elizabeth Richmond Fisk (1885-1966) [Mrs. Harvey Edward Fisk], Woodstock, Vermont; to her children, Elizabeth Fisk Tyler (1912-1978), Margaretta Fisk Paine (1915-1952); Ursula Fisk Clough (1917-1989), and Anne Fisk Howe (1921-2001), 1966; given to present collection, 1974.

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