General Louis-Étienne Dulong de Rosnay

Graphite (hard and soft pencils) on wove paper with slightly browned edges | 45.1 x 34.3cm | 1818

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

Ingres’s portrait of Dulong de Rosnay is exceptional in its detailed recording of the sitter’s dress and accessories—areas the artist usually treated in a summary manner. This specificity is appropriate, as Dulong de Rosnay’s identity and rank (a dec...
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