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Inscription

lower left in plate: C.N. Cochin filius inv.et delin.; lower right in plate: Demarteau l'Aine sculp.; across bottom in plate: Nempe quod injecit secreta modestia, velum / Scinditur, et vitae gloria morte patet ausen. / LA MORT A REVELE LE SECRET DE SA VIE.; lower left in plate: No. 141 de l'oeuvre; lower center in plate: A Paris ches Demarteau Graveur du Roi, rue de / la Pelterie a la Cloche.; lower center below plate mark in graphite: Allegorie sur les Vertus et Occupations du Dauphin.; lower center in graphite: rB

Bibliography
1896
Leymarie, L. de. L'Oeuvre de Gilles Demarteau l'aine graveur du roi, catalogue descriptif. Paris: Georges Rapilly, 1896: no 141.