1 of 4 portraits of Chevalier d'Eon
by Thomas Stewart, after Jean Laurent Mosnier
oil on canvas, 1792
30 1/8 in. x 25 1/4 in. (765 mm x 640 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée d'Eon de Beaumont (1728-1810), Diplomatist and transvestite. Sitter in 4 portraits.
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D'Eon fenced wearing a black dress such as the one in this portrait and his Croix de St Louis medal, awarded for his diplomatic achievements.
Linked publicationsback to top
- National Portrait Gallery: 100 Portraits, p. 49
- Various contributors, National Portrait Gallery: A Portrait of Britain, 2014, p. 114