13 juillet 2010

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755-1842) Portrait of Madame Hennet

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755-1842) Portrait of Madame Hennet, bust-length, in a gold dress with a red wrap. photo Bonhams signed and dated 'L E Vigee/ Le Brun/ 1809' (lower left), oil on canvas, 73.7 x 59.4cm (29 x 23 3/8in).Estimate: £45,000 - 65,000, € 54,000 - 78,000, USD 66,000 - 95,000  Unsold. PROVENANCE: Collection of Comte C. His sale, Hôtel Drouot, 30 April 1898, lot 67 (550fr)Collection Comte A. de GanayHis sale, Hôtel Drouot, June 1903, lot 61 (4,700fr)Where purchased by Georges SortaisSale,... [Lire la suite]