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Emile Lévy
SLEEPING CHILD
Estimate
12,00018,000
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205
Emile Lévy
SLEEPING CHILD
Estimate
12,00018,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Tableaux, Sculptures et Dessins Anciens et du XIXe siècle

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Emile Lévy
PARIS 1826 - 1890 PARIS
SLEEPING CHILD
Signed, situated and dated upper right EMILE LEVY. PARIS. 1871
Oil on canvas

57,3 x 98,2 cm ; 22 5/9 by 38 2/3 in.
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Exhibited

Possibly, Salon, Paris, 1873, n°954, titled Enfant

Catalogue Note

Emile Lévy painted frequently very little girls asleep, often in pastel. These subjects allowed the artist to show his virtuosity in painting the human body and were very appreciated by the public who saw an ideal and pure representation of innocent children dreaming.

Tableaux, Sculptures et Dessins Anciens et du XIXe siècle

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Paris