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Antoine Alexandre de Marolles
PORTRAIT OF A LADY AND A CHILD GARLANDING A PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, CIRCA 1740
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Antoine Alexandre de Marolles
PORTRAIT OF A LADY AND A CHILD GARLANDING A PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, CIRCA 1740
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Antoine Alexandre de Marolles
? 1705 - 1752 PARIS
PORTRAIT OF A LADY AND A CHILD GARLANDING A PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, CIRCA 1740
Watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, mounted on card, chased gold mount
50 by 65 mm.
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Provenance

George Bonnor, by 1865;
Lord Dudley;
Bernard-Franck (d. 1924), Paris;
David David-Weill (d. 1952),  by 1936;
with Wildenstein, Paris;
Sir Charles Clore (d. 1979), London;
his executor's sale, London, Sotheby's, 17 March 1986, lot 47;
with D.S. Lavender Antiques, London;
sale, Geneva, Christie's, 9 May 1989, lot 269

Exhibited

London, 1865, no. 147 (as Boucher);
London, 1961, no. 223

Literature

Phillips, 1905, p. 233;
Gillet, Jeannerat & Clouzot, 1957, no. 224 (as French School), pp. 338-339, illust.

Catalogue Note

The portrait of the gentleman has been traditionally identified as the artist Carl Van Loo (1707-1764).

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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