The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Statuette of René Descartes
  • Robert Guillaume Dardel (1749 - 1821)
  • Statuette of René Descartes
  • c. 1782
  • Statuette
  • Height: 43.2 cm
  • Signature: DARDEL IV In ink
    Inscription: Il PERÇA DE L'ERREUR L'ÉPAISSE OBSCURITÉ Partially obliterated
  • S61
  • Smoking Room
History
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Further Reading
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890