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Portrait of Jean Baptiste Monnoyer (1634-1699)
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Portrait of Jean Baptiste Monnoyer (1634-1699)

1697-99

Godfrey, baronet Kneller (1646-1723)

Chalk (black and white) on paper (buff)

Height: 32.2 cm; Width: 23 cm;

Notes
J.D.Stewart identifies the sitter as Monnoyer, originally John Gay was suggested. The drawing is a study for a painting (now lost) known by George Verue. A mezzotint by G.White after the painting exists.

Acquisition
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952
D.1952.RW.1398



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