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Portrait of Madame de Staël

  • lithography, paper
  • 21 x 95 mm
  • Inv. 2013-N

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Anne-Louise Germaine Necker, Baroness of Staël-Holstein, whose call sign was Germaine de Staël also known as Madame de Staël (Paris 1766-1817), was a French-Swiss novelist, essayist and philosopher with what Lord Byron considered an overwhelming personality.


François Séraphin Delpech RKD
Paris 1778 - Paris 1825

Title Portrait of Madame de Staël
Period 19th century
Medium and support lithography AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Mme de Staël
inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Necker & Staël Holstein
Collection print room
Object type lithographs AAT
Inventory number 2013-N
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2013-N
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/6709/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015637 portraits AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31D15 adult woman Iconclass
48C91 writer, poet, author Iconclass
48C93 portrait of a writer Iconclass
49C3 scholar, philosopher Iconclass
61BB2(MADAME DE STAËL) historical person (MADAME DE STAËL) - BB - woman Iconclass
School / Style Romantic (modern European styles) AAT
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