Woldemar de Lowendal.


A hand-coloured engraving on laid paper, this is a portrait of Marshal Ulrich Friedrich Woldemar von Lowendahl. [BM description]: "corpulent man, half-length, almost facing front, with wig, jacket with fur collar, sash, and star of the Order of the Saint-Esprit; in trompe-l'oeil oval frame resting on a plinth adorned with coat of arms and putto." Image size is 35cm x 47cm, mounted on a sheet measuring 40cm x 55cm. Marginal tears on mounting sheet, some foxing, an attractively coloured copy. Text at lower edge: "Peint par M.Q. De la Tour. / Les orn. inv. par H. Gravelot. / Grave par J.G. Will 'a Paris 1749". Based on the pastel created by De la Tour in 1748.

Title: Woldemar de Lowendal.

Author Name: De la Tour (Maurice Quentin) [Engraved by Jean Georges Wille; Border by Gravelot]

Categories: Art,

Publisher: Paris, 1749.:

Seller ID: 56168