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File:Atelier de Nicolas de Largillière, portrait de Voltaire, détail (musée Carnavalet) -002.jpg


Title Voltaire [at the age of twenty-four (?)], detail
Depicted person: François-Marie Arouet (1694–1778), known as Voltaire, French Enlightenment writer and philosopher
Date after 1724-1725
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 80 × 65 cm (31.5 × 25.6 in)
Salon Voltaire
Accession number P.208
Object history 1899: ceded by M. Charles Floquet
Credit line Gift of Mr. Charles Floquet
Inscriptions verso: Fr. de Voltaire, peint par Largillierre en 1728, donné à la marquise de Villette en 1778 - in eighteenth-century handwriting
Notes This portrait is a copy of the picture conserved in the Musée national du Château de Versailles, inv. MV 8159

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