Attributed to Hugues Jean François Paul Duqueylard
DIGUE 1771 - 1845 VALMOUSSE
General Count Józef August Ilinski (1766-1844), Romanów Castle, Wolyn, Poland and Saint Petersburg;
His son Henryck Ilinski (1792-1871), Romanów Castle and Saint Petersburg;
His daughter Michalina, later wife of Henryck Stecki, Romanów and later Krakow;
By descent to the husband of his grandaughter Rognieda (d.1922), Count Adam Zamoyski (1872-1933), Krakow;
Acquired from the family of the above by Edward Metzger, by 1950;
Acquired in 1959 in Milan by George Encil, Vienna.
J.D. Ochoki, 'Romanow', in Dziennik Literacki, 1856, no, XXIII, pp. 183-4;
J, Bialostocki, European Paintings in Polish Collections, Warsaw 1955, pp. 512-3, no. 230;
W. Husarki, 'Louis David 1748-1825,' in Sztuki Piekne, vol. III, 1926-7, pp.41-53, reproduced;
A. Ryszkiewicz, 'Paintings and drawings attributed J.L. David in Polish collections', in Biuletyn Historii Sztuki, 1964, no. I, pp. 36-37, reproduced;
A. Ryszkiewicz in Experience and adventures of a Collector, Paris 1989, pp. 192-209.