Jean-Germain Drouais

French
second half of 18th century
Claude Michallon (1751–1799)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 30.9 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.97

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze portrait medallion of the painter, Jean-Germain Drouais. Profile view looking left. Inscribed around edge J”GERMAIN DROUAIS, PEINTRE NE A PARIS LE 25 NOVBRI 1763. MORT A ROME LE 15 FEV ” 1788. PENSIONAIRE DU ROI.

Inscription

Inscribed around edge: J" GERMAIN DROUAIS, PEINTRE NE A PARIS LE 25 NOVBRI 1763. MORT A ROME LE 15 FEV " 1788. PENSIONAIRE DU ROI.

Provenance

1976, gift of Randolph J. Fuller, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 11, 1976)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Randolph Fuller