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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jean Huber, Swiss, 1721–1786

Portrait of Voltaire in Profile, to the Right

1770s/1780s

Etching

platemark: 21.2 × 15.9 cm (8 3/8 × 6 1/4 in.) sheet: 26.2 × 21.9 cm (10 5/16 × 8 5/8 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2011.77.1
Geography: 
Made in Switzerland
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Swiss
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

"Ville de Genève, Estampes", not in Lugt, duplicate Francois Heugel born 1922, Paris (Lugt online 3373)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.