Bust of Voltaire

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Bahnisikha Dey
by Jean-Antoine Houdon
published on 07 November 2023
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A portrait by the French sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon of Francois-Marie Arouet or Voltaire (1694-1778), a French philosopher and historian. It was finished around the year 1778. White Marble has been used for the sculpture. It is currently on display in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.

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Houdon, J. (2023, November 07). Bust of Voltaire. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/18100/bust-of-voltaire/

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Houdon, Jean-Antoine. "Bust of Voltaire." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 07, 2023. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/18100/bust-of-voltaire/.

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