Old Masters Online Auction

March 03 - 08, 2018

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LOT 78
Manner of Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun (1755-1842)
  • Manner of Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun (1755-1842)
  • Manner of Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun (1755-1842)
  • Manner of Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun (1755-1842)

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Manner of Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun (1755-1842) , French

PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN WEARING THE GRAND ORDER OF THE GOLDEN FLEECE

Oil on canvas; inscribed in sepia toned paint number “358” to the upper right, an unknown typeset catalogue entry giving this work to Marie Elisabeth Louise Vigee-Lebrun and reportedly depicting “Prince Adam Kazimers Czartoryski (1734-1823)” attached to the verso, inscribed No. “33” to a handwritten label verso
23.5 x 21.75 in — 59.7 x 55.2 cm

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Ex. Collection Count von Czernin, Vienna;
Private Collection, Montreal, purchased in Vienna in 1949;
His Estate Collection, Montreal