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Details & Cataloguing

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part I

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François Dumont
LUNÉVILLE 1751 - 1831 PARIS
PORTRAIT OF A LADY, CIRCA 1778

Provenance

David David-Weill (1871-1952), inv. no. 130, until 1936;
with Wildenstein, Paris;
Sir Charles Clore (1905-1979), London;
his executor's sale, London, Sotheby's, 17 March 1986, lot 36

Exhibited

London, 1961, no. 45;
Vienna, 1965, no. 93;
London, 1968, no. 941

Literature

Gillet, et al., 1957, no. 45;
Friesen (ed.), 2001, p. 409, pl. 129

Catalogue Note

The sitter holds a letter inscribed: Ma chère Mimi.

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part I

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