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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    Attributed to Jean-Baptiste Lallemand (French, 1716-1803)

    Jailers playing cards; and a companion painting

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    Attributed to Jean-Baptiste Lallemand (French, 1716-1803)
    Jailers playing cards; and a companion painting
    oil on canvas
    each 6¼ x 8 in. (16 x 20.3 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    Lerres collection.
    Mrs. R. Lumley, Empangeni, South Africa.


    Exhibited

    New York, French Embassy, Gastronomy in Fine Arts, 29 November 1951-30 January 1952, no. 9 (A Family at the Dinner Table only).
    Locust Valley, Country Art Gallery, Roomscapes: A small tribute to Vermeer, 25 January-25 February 1975, nos. 3-4.