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GAYRARD (father), Raymond

Rodez, Aveyron 1777 - Paris 1858

DESBOEUFS, Antoine

Paris 1793 - Paris 1862

Louis XVIII / Pose de la première pierre du Canal Saint-Martin

Louis XVIII / Canal Saint-Martin

1814-1824

bronze

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): D. 1 916 ; weight: 0,088 lbs

obverse:
around the circumference: LOUIS XVIII ROI DE FRANCE ET DE NAV.
signed at lower: GAYRARD F. / DE PUYMAURIN [X]
reverse:
inscribed at upper: LUTETIA AMNE NOVO DOTATA
inscribed at lower: VILLE DE PARIS / CANAL St MARTIN
signer at left: DESBOEUFS V

Acc. No.: 2001.87.26753

Credit Line: Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu

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Provenance

  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection
  • Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed June 2017)