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Cardinal-Infante Luis Antonio of Bourbon
Loo, Louis-Michel van
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Loo, Louis-Michel van

Toulon, 1707 - Paris, 1771

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Cardinal-Infante Luis Antonio of Bourbon

Ca. 1737. Oil on canvas

Born in 1727, Don Luis, son of Philip V and Isabella Farnese, was destined for an ecclesiastical career since childhood and is already shown here as a cardinal. He renounced his vows in 1754 and in 1776 his brother Charles III arranged his marriage to the young María Teresa de Vallabriga, a member of the minor nobility, with the aim of ending his numerous scandalous affairs. He was also stripped of his rights to the throne.

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Inventory number
P002426
Author
Loo, Louis-Michel van
Title
Cardinal-Infante Luis Antonio of Bourbon
Date
Ca. 1737
Technique
Oil
Support
Canvas
Dimension
Height: 88 cm.; Width: 72 cm.
Provenance
Legacy of Alejandro Soler Durán, 1899

Bibliography +

Mayoral y Herrero, José, El Prognatismo Inferior en los Borbones de España. Tesis Doc, Odontología Clínica, Madrid, 1933, pp. lám.28.

Luna, Juan José, Nuevas apreciaciones sobre las obras de Louis-Michel van Loo en el Museo del Prado, Boletín del Museo del Prado, III, 1982, pp. 181-190.

El niño en el Museo del Prado, Ministerio de Cultura, Dirección General de Bellas Artes, Madrid, 1983, pp. 161.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: inventario general de pinturas, III, Museo del Prado, Espasa Calpe, Madrid, 1996.

Other inventories +

Inv. Nuevas Adquisiciones (iniciado en 1856). Núm. 1280.
Cuadros legados por el Excmo Sr Duque de San Fernando. / Autor / 1280. Infante D. Luis hermano de Carlos III entraje de cardenal / Alto 0,88 ancho 0,72

Catálogo Museo del Prado, 1910. Núm. 2426.

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Golden Fleece: .42.50.401.

Update date: 03-05-2019 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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