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ID: 700001259Record Type: Movable Work
Hommage rendu aux vues bienfaisantes de l'Assemblée nationale constituante et à la loyauté de Louis XVI (etching (print); Saint-Aubin, Augustin (designer, 1736-1807); published: Chez...; published ca. 1791; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2716-322; 716322; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.6,f.4))
Note: The print is related to the oath of loyalty to the Constitution of 1791 sworn by King Louis XVI in the National Assembly, September 14, 1791. A portrait medallion of King Louis XVI of France is affixed to a truncated pyramid adorned with inscriptions and emblems; Forms part of: Prints of the French Revolution, 1774-ca. 1840 (Special Collections, accn. no. P980009*).
Titles:
Hommage rendu aux vues bienfaisantes de l'Assemblée nationale constituante et à la loyauté de Louis XVI (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Pyramidal monument with portrait medallion of King Louis XVI in tribute to the oath of loyalty to the Constitution of 1791 (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 ca. 1791

Creator Display:
Saint-Aubin, Augustin (designer, 1736-1807); published: Chez l'auteur, rue des Prouvaires, no. 54 [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Saint-Aubin, Augustin de (French draftsman and engraver, 1736-1807) [500015068]
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: 2716-322; 716322; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.6,f.4)
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, engraving, b&w
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)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(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)
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 26.5 x 19.8 cm, on sheet 29.2 x 21.7 cm
General Subject:
architecture (preferred )
portrait

Specific Subjects:
monument [300006958]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>) (AAT)
Louis XVI, King of France (French king, 1754-1793) [500122357]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Assemblée nationale (French govenmental body, active 1789) [500354386]
.....(Corporate Bodies) (ULAN)
portraits [300015637]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>) (AAT)
constitution [300027437]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by function>, records (documents), <records by form or function>, administrative records) (AAT)
pyramid-shaped [300378901]
.....(Physical Attributes Facet, Attributes and Properties, <attributes and properties>, <attributes and properties by specific type>, form attributes, shape (form attribute), <shape: geometric>) (AAT)

Provenance: lfell; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Hommage rendu aux vues bienfaisantes de l'Assemblée nationale constituante et à la loyauté de Louis XVI Aug. de S.t Aubin inv. et sculp. "CONSTITUTION / FRANÇAISE / Décretée par l'Assemblée / Nationale Constituante / aux années 1789, 1790 et 1791 / Acceptée par le Roi le 14.7.bre 1791"--on the pyramid above the portrait medallion.; "La Royauté est indivisible, et déléguée héréditairem.t / à la race régnante de mâle en mâle par ordre de pri- / mogéniture, à l'exclusion perpétuelle des femmes et de / leur descendance. / ..."--on the pyramid below the portrait medallion.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Hommage rendu aux vues bienfaisantes de l'Assemblée nationale constituante et à la loyauté de Louis XVI........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 716322
Pyramidal monument with portrait medallion of King Louis XVI in tribute to the oath of loyalty to the Constitution of 1791........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... Hennin 11047
....................... de Vinck 4290-4291 (earlier states)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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