Andien de Clermont
ACTIVE 1716 - 1783
SIX SCENES OF ELEGANT FIGURES PROMENADING IN LANDSCAPES, EACH WITH MEDALLIONS WITH PUTTI, FRAMED WITH DRAPERY, ORNAMENTAL ARCHITECTURE AND FLORAL GARLANDS
oil on canvas
each: 213.1 x 66 cm.; 84 x 26 in.
The Radcliffe family, Hitchen Priory, Hertfordshire, by 1926;
Thence by descent within the family, until sold anonymously ('The Property of a Titled Gentleman'), New York, Christie's, 31 January 1997, lot 94 (sold as a screen).
H. Avray Tipping, English Homes, period IV, vol. II, 1926, p. 265, reproduced p. 416;
H. Avray Tipping, 'Hitchin Priory, Hertfordshire. The seat of Mr Delmé-Radcliffe. II', Country Life, vol. LVIII, no. 1503, 24 October 1926, reproduced p. 633, fig. 3 (in the hall of Hitchin Priory).