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Portrait of Henriette, Duchess of Orléans, as Hebe

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Portrait of Henriette, Duchess of Orléans, as Hebe

Made by: Nattier, Jean Marc __After ||Dubois __(?)

On view in: Adam Bedroom


About this object

Bust sized portrait of a woman dressed up as Hebe. She wears roses in her hair and has a low-cut white dress. Over each shoulder is a garland of flowers that falls across the front of her dress.

Category:
PAINTINGS
Object name:
Portrait of Henriette, Duchess of Orléans, as Hebe
Made from:
Oil on canvas -- frame
Made in:
FRANCE: Paris
Date made:
After 1745
Size:
overall __24.50 IN __20.00 IN
overall __62.23 CM __50.80 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.5
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION __2173 __in red on upper left-hand corner ||inscription __54 __in large white letters on upper right side (on painting) ||inscription __603 __in very small white letters on lower right (on painting) ||inscription __Dlle D'Orleans mere du Duc Actuel par Dubois élève de David 1790 __on back __Trans: "Duchesse d'Orleans, mother of the current Duke, by Dubois, a student of David, 1790"
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973