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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 61

    After Jean-Baptiste Greuze

    Portrait of Paul Stroganoff as a child

    Price Realised  

    After Jean-Baptiste Greuze
    Portrait of Paul Stroganoff as a child
    oil on canvas
    16¾ x 13½ in. (42.5 x 34.5 cm.)


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    The present lot is based on a painting in the Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg (see I.S. Nemilova, The Hermitage: Catalogue of Western European Painting, Florence, 1986, p. 118, no. 19, illustrated pp. 118-19).

    Provenance

    A. Polovtsoff; Sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 8-9 December 1909, lot 49.
    Anonymous sale; Drouot-Richelieu, Paris, 6 June 1990, lot 58.