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Cardinal de Richelieu

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Armand-Jean du Plessis, Cardinal and Duc de Richelieu (1585 - 1642), became a cardinal in 1622. He governed France as chief minister from 1624 until...

The National Gallery, London

London

  • Date

    1633-40

  • Medium

    Oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    259.5 x 178.5 cm

  • Accession number

    NG1449

  • Acquisition method

    Presented by Charles Butler, 1895

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