Photo, Print, Drawing Mademoiselle de Beaumont or The Chevalier D'Eon

[ digital file from original print ]

About this Item

Title
Mademoiselle de Beaumont or The Chevalier D'Eon
Summary
"D'Eon (W.L.) dressed half as a woman, half as a man. On his right side he wears a lady's full dress, his hair in the fashionable inverted pyramid decorated by a feather..." (Source: George)
Created / Published
[England : Publisher not named, 1777 Oct. 1]
Subject Headings
-  Eon de Beaumont, Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée d',--1728-1810
-  Diplomats--1770-1780
-  Spies--1770-1780
-  Cross dressing--1770-1780
Format Headings
Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1770-1780.
Engravings--1770-1780.
Genre
Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1770-1780
Engravings--1770-1780
Notes
-  Caption continues: Female minister plenipo. Capt. of Dragoons &c. &c.
-  Lond. Mag. Sepr. 1777. From the London Magazine, xlvi. 443.
-  Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum / by Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5427
-  Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
-  Exhibited: "Camp: Notes on Fashion", at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, May 6, 2019 - September 8, 2019.
-  Title from item.
Medium
1 print : engraving ; sheet 17.3 x 11.2 cm (partially trimmed with plate mark)
Call Number/Physical Location
PC 1 - 5427 (A size) [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ds 03347 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ds.03347
Library of Congress Control Number
2006685290
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ds-03347 (digital file from original print)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 print : engraving ; sheet 17.3 x 11.2 cm (partially trimmed with plate mark) | "D'Eon (W.L.) dressed half as a woman, half as a man. On his right side he wears a lady's full dress, his hair in the fashionable inverted pyramid decorated by a feather..." (Source: George)
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2006685290
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  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-03347 (digital file from original print)
  • Call Number: PC 1 - 5427 (A size) [P&P]
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Mademoiselle de Beaumont or The Chevalier D'Eon. , 1777. [England: Publisher not named, Oct. 1] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2006685290/.

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(1777) Mademoiselle de Beaumont or The Chevalier D'Eon. , 1777. [England: Publisher not named, Oct. 1] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2006685290/.

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Mademoiselle de Beaumont or The Chevalier D'Eon. [England: Publisher not named, Oct. 1] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2006685290/>.