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ID: 700001241Record Type: Movable Work
Indépendance des États-Unis (etching (print); Roger, L (printmaker); published: Chez Blin, imprimeur en ta...; published 1786; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2715-262; 715262; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.30,f.1))
Note: Plate 2 of: Portraits des grands hommes, femmes illustres et sujets mémorables de France, gravés et imprimés en couleurs ... A Paris : Chez Blin, maître imprimeur en taille-douce ..., M.DCC.LXXXVI-M.DCC.XCII [1786-1792]; Issued in the first fascicle with: Louis Seize / Duplessis Berteaux del. ; L. Roger sculp., [1786]; In the upper left: "A". In the upper right: "N.2."; In the center of a round medallion, a truncated column displays the portrait busts of Louis XVI, Franklin, and Washington crowned by a sphere bearing a fleur-de-lys that is topped by a rooster. On the right, a Native American tramples a leopard signifying England; Forms part of: Prints of the French Revolution, 1774-ca. 1840 (Special Collections, accn. no. P980009*); Library has another impression of this print in: Portraits des grands hommes, femmes illustres et sujets mémorables de France ... A Paris : Chez Blin, imprimeur en taille douce ..., M.DCC.LXXXVI-M.DCC.XCII [1786-1792]. Publication: A Paris : Chez Blin, imprimeur en taille-douce ..., [1786].
Titles:
Indépendance des États-Unis (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Independence of the United States: Imagined monument celebrating the alliance of the Americans and French, with portraits of Franklin, Washington, and Louis XVI (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
etching (print) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1786

Creator Display:
Roger, L (printmaker); published: Chez Blin, imprimeur en taille-douce ... [preferred,GRISC]
delineator Duplessis-Bertaux, Jean (French etcher, painter, and draftsman, 1750-1818) [500002717]
printmaker Roger, L. (French printmaker, 18th century) [500354362]
publishers Term Not Found [500354363]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 2715-262; 715262; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.30,f.1)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 print: etching, tool work, colored
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
coloring (process) [300053043]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <additive and joining processes and techniques>)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Dimensions: plate mark 24.5 x 16.7 cm, on sheet 31.4 x 22.2 cm
General Subject:
allegory (preferred )
didactic and propaganda
architecture

Specific Subjects:
alliance [300232423]
.....(Agents Facet, Organizations (Hierarchy Name), organizations (groups), associations) (AAT)
American Independence
..... Iconography Candidate
Franklin, Benjamin (American politician, inventor, and diplomat, 1706-1790) [500331804]
.....(Persons, Artists) (ULAN)
Louis XVI, King of France (French king, 1754-1793) [500122357]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
American Revolution (1775-1783)
..... Iconography Candidate
Washington, George (American president, 1732-1799) [500126198]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)

Provenance: lfell; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Indépendance des États-Unis Duplessis Berteaux del. ; L. Roger sculp. 1786. Plate 2 of: Portraits des grands hommes, femmes illustres et sujets mémorables de France, gravés et imprimés en couleurs ... A Paris : Chez Blin, maître imprimeur en taille-douce ..., M.DCC.LXXXVI-M.DCC.XCII [1786-1792].; Issued in the first fascicle with: Louis Seize / Duplessis Berteaux del. ; L. Roger sculp., [1786].; In the upper left: "A". In the upper right: "N.2."
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Indépendance des États-Unis........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 715262
Independence of the United States: Imagined monument celebrating the alliance of the Americans and French, with portraits of Franklin, Washington, and Louis XVI........ [VP]
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... de Vinck 1204
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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