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Isidore Péan du Pavillon
French, 1790-1856
PORTRAIT OF A MAN PRESUMED TO BE THE ACTOR ARMAND-BENOIT ROUSSEL (1773-1852), WITH THE A BUST OF MOLIERE IN THE BACKGROUND
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Isidore Péan du Pavillon
French, 1790-1856
PORTRAIT OF A MAN PRESUMED TO BE THE ACTOR ARMAND-BENOIT ROUSSEL (1773-1852), WITH THE A BUST OF MOLIERE IN THE BACKGROUND
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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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Isidore Péan du Pavillon
French, 1790-1856
PORTRAIT OF A MAN PRESUMED TO BE THE ACTOR ARMAND-BENOIT ROUSSEL (1773-1852), WITH THE A BUST OF MOLIERE IN THE BACKGROUND

signed and dated lower left: I. P. Du.Pavillon / 1820.


oil on canvas
127 by 100 cm.; 50 by 39½ in.
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Provenance

Charles de Bestegui, Chateau de Groussay sale, Sotheby's, 8th June 1999, lot 399  (20,940FF) 

Catalogue Note

Armand was frequently cast opposite Mademoiselle Mars. Another portrait of Armand by Lefevre is owned by The Comédie Française.

A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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