Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hymen
With other Deities or personifications France
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Topographical personifications CountriesFrance
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernFrance Louis Joseph (1781-1789, dauphin)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
France Royal Arms of France and France-Navarre
Further details
Hymen giving Louis Joseph, the Dauphin, to France. The arms of the Dauphin impale apparently France (dexter) and Lorraine (sinister) - his mother Marie Antoinette was Archduchess of Austria-Lorraine
ARTIST/CREATOR
Boizot, Simon-Louis (1743-1809)
DATE
1781 in this year exhibited at the Salon de la Correspondance
LOCATION
London, Daniel Katz Ltd (advertised in 1991)
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
advert from Apollo, May 1991
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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