Hippolyte de la Tude Clairon.Mademoiselle Clairon
Gravûre donnée par le Roy à M.elle Clairon. [n.d., c.1764.]
Rare large engraving. Sheet size: 690 x 495mm (27¼ x 19½"). Cut.
A rare large theatrical print. French actress Mademoiselle Clairon (1723 - 1803) as Medea in Corneille's eponymous play, with, at right, the actress being carried away on a chariot drawn by dragons, below her children lying dead on the steps of a building, and on the left, Jason drawing his sword and staring at her.
[Ref: 39355] £360.00