Signy, Louis (fl.1768-92) (after); French. Medium: engraving. Date: 18th Century. Le chateau de Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire (1694-1778) a Ferney, cote nord; near the Swiss border; lived here 1758-78; French philosopher; writer; author; playwright; renamed Ferney-Voltaire; built the local church in 1762; Provenance: Musee de la Ville de Paris, Musee Carnavalet, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.