(b. 1675, Venezia, d. 1757, Venezia)
Portrait of the French Consul Le Blondc. 1727
Pastel on blue paper, 58 x 56 cm
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
Of the three Le Blond brothers, one, a priest, served as secretary to Cardinal Polignac, another filled the office of French Consul-General in Milan, and the third performed similar duties in Venice, where he commissioned the portrait seen here.