Master Paintings Part II

Master Paintings Part II

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 672. Two Sketches for the Chapel of Saint Louis at Sainte-Clotilde Decorations: Prudence, Justice and Temperance; Saint Louis Dispensing Justice; Saint Louis Made Prisoner at Mansourah and Faith, Hope and Charity; Saint Louis Caring for the Sick; Saint Louis' Last Communion.

Property from a European Noble Family

William Bouguereau

Two Sketches for the Chapel of Saint Louis at Sainte-Clotilde Decorations: Prudence, Justice and Temperance; Saint Louis Dispensing Justice; Saint Louis Made Prisoner at Mansourah and Faith, Hope and Charity; Saint Louis Caring for the Sick; Saint Louis' Last Communion

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January 30, 05:57 PM GMT

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20,000 - 30,000 USD

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Property from a European Noble Family

William Bouguereau

La Rochelle 1825 - 1905

Two Sketches for the Chapel of Saint Louis at Sainte-Clotilde

Decorations: 

Prudence, Justice and Temperance; Saint Louis Dispensing Justice; Saint Louis Made Prisoner at Mansourah and Faith, Hope and Charity; Saint Louis Caring for the Sick; Saint Louis' Last Communion


both: signed and inscribed lower center: W. Bouguereau 3, rue Carnot

both: oil, gouache, gold paint and black chalk on canvas.

both: canvas overall: 34 1/4 by 12 3/4 in.; 87 by 32.3 cm.

both: framed: 36 ½ by 15 1/8 in.; 92.7 by 38.4 cm.

The family of the artist.
Paris, Musée du Petit Palais; The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Hartford, The Wadsworth Atheneum, William Bouguereau 1825-1905, 9 February 1984-13 January 1985, no. 21.