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Portrait of a Man in Armour

Photo credit: The National Gallery, London

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The sitter was a chevalier (knight) of Saint-Louis, a military Order instituted in 1693, whose insignia is attached to his armour with red ribbon....

The National Gallery, London

London


Date

about 1750

Medium

Oil on canvas

Measurements

H 54 x W 44.5 cm

Accession number

NG5587

Acquisition method

Bequeathed by Emilie Yznaga, 1945

Work type

Painting


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