Master Paintings and Drawings

Master Paintings and Drawings

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 85. The Marriage Contract.

Property from a New York Collection, Sold Without Reserve

After Jean-Baptiste Greuze

The Marriage Contract

Lot Closed

March 23, 03:30 PM GMT

Estimate

3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a New York Collection, Sold Without Reserve

After Jean-Baptiste Greuze

The Marriage Contract


oil on canvas

canvas: 15 ⅛ by 18 ⅛ in.; 38.4 by 46 cm

framed: 23 by 26 ¼ in.; 58.4 by 66.7 cm

This composition derives from a canvas painted by Jean-Baptiste Greuze in 1761, today in the Musee du Louvre.1


1. Oil on canvas. 92 by 117 cm. Inv. no. 5037. See https://www.louvre.fr/oeuvre-notices/laccordee-de-village.