Le Brun: Haine ou Jalousie – Hatred or jealousy (1770)
Haine ou Jalousie – Hatred or jealousy
Original 18th century engraving with a male figure representing hatred or jealousy. Title engraved in French and English.
Etching in sanguine (red ink) by Charles Le Brun.
The plate is in good condition with wide margins.
Plate dimensions: 24,5 x 20 cm
Sheet dimensions: 34,5 x 23,5 cm
From ”Bowles’s Passions of the Soul – Represented in Several Heads”. Charles Le Brun (or Lebrun) was an important French 17th century painter and designer interested in physiognomy. He was favoured by King Louis XIV.