Oil painting - Portrait of Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours (1739-1817)
Maker and Role
Joseph Ducreux (b.1735, d.1802), Artist
A noted French Physiocrat Pierre Samuel du Pont was the father of Eleuthère Irénée (E. I.) du Pont (1771-1834) who founded the DuPont Co. This portrait is believed to have been exhibited at the Salon of the Académie in Paris during the winter of 1798.
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