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    Sale 5432

    Old Master & British Pictures

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 161

    Circle of Pierre Mignard (Troyes 1612-1695 Paris)

    Portrait of Marie-Thérèse de Bourbon, Princesse de Conti (1666-1732), three-quarter-length, in a red and gold embroidered dress, flowers on a red velvet cushion to her right, a landscape beyond

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Pierre Mignard (Troyes 1612-1695 Paris)
    Portrait of Marie-Thérèse de Bourbon, Princesse de Conti (1666-1732), three-quarter-length, in a red and gold embroidered dress, flowers on a red velvet cushion to her right, a landscape beyond
    oil on canvas
    18½ x 15 5/8 in. (47 x 39.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Marquise de la Chataigneraie by 1840, when inherited by
    Prince de Bauffremont-Courtenay (1793-1853),
    and by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRINCELY FAMILY (LOT 161)