1785 Portrait of French Politician De Crillon
1785 Engraved Portrait of French Politician De Crillon. August 20, 1785-Dated, Engraved Portrait of French Politician De Crillon, Published by J. Fielding, London, 1785, Engraved by Birrell, Choice Crisp Mint.. This original print measures 7.5” x 4.5” being a Plate or Frontispiece from a period British magazine. Francois Felix de Crillon (1748 - 1820), was a French Politician who in 1788, acquired the palace where, in 1778, the official signing of the first Treaties between the newly-founded United States and France took place. This building is now known as the Hotel de Crillon, one of France’s oldest luxury hotels. A beautiful, exceptional quality, engraved portrait of French Politician De Crillon. .