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d'Eon in his study

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Depicts a possibly female figure wearing male attire writing a letter at a table before a window in a study or library. Books fill shelves in the rear while two others lie open on the table, one title Le Code de Cithere.

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Identifier
br86b3812
Collection
Art Works
Institution
Yale University Libraries
Creator(s)
Le Roy, Jacques
Date Issued
1775?
Dates Covered
circa 1775
Genre
Art
Subject(s)
Chevalier D'Eon
Eon de Beaumont, Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée
Restif de La Bretonne
Places
France
Topic(s)
Crossdressing
Engraving
Etching
Gender diversity
Letter writing
Resource Type
Still Image
Analog Format
1 print : etching & engraving ; sheet 14 x 10 cm
Language
French
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