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Title:
Bishop of Leon, the
Document number:
326
Author:
Magués, M. Isidore
Engraver:
Lassalle, [Emile]
Printer:
Toussaint, éditeur, quai Saint-Michel, Paris
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Don Carlos et ses défenseurs, collection de vingt portraits originaux, avec une introduction et une notice biographique sur chacun des personnages indiqués par le dessin
Format date:
1837
Topic date:
1837
Physical description:
1 23 x 17 cm engraving on a 30 x 22 cm page
Notes:
Consecrated as Bishop of León in 1824, he was summoned by Fernando VII to his court as state councillor. Opposed to Isabel II’s appointment, he backed the Carlist cause. During the 1st Carlist War he served in France and England for which Don Carlos named him President of his Ministry. He served as papal envoy and chaplain in the field and fled to France after the Bergara Agreement.
Subjects:
Art and Architecture-Painting-Portraits
History-Wars-1st Carlist War (1833-1840)
Leisure-Clothing
Trades-Priests
Materia personajes:
Abarca y Blanque, Joaquín
Obispo de León
Signature:
ZM: I,3
Location:
Museo Zumalakarregi Museoa
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