Nicolas de Largillièrre
PARIS 1656 - 1746
PORTRAIT OF A MAN
inscribed in an old hand on the reverse: Peint par N. de Largillierre / 1691 (on a piece of paper on the lined canvas, possibly a transcription of the original signature)
oil on canvas
25 1/2 by 21 in.; 64.8 by 53.4 cm.
Mrs. Edward Kempner.
Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Instituion, 1962-1982 (as 'Portrait of Louis XV', loaned by Mrs. Edward Kempner).