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Paris in the early 1730s, for Michel-Etienne Turgot, provost of merchants. Portrayed by Louis Bretez of the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture, and engraved by Claude Lucas, engraver of the Royal Academy of Sciences. Prints, downloads, much larger version, and interactive map in comments.

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