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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 223

    Eugène-Victor-Ferdinand Delacroix (Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798-1863 Paris)

    Interior of a chapel

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Eugène-Victor-Ferdinand Delacroix (Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798-1863 Paris)
    Interior of a chapel
    oil on canvas
    13½ x 10½ in (34.3 x 26.7 cm.)
    Painted circa 1826.


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    Provenance

    The artist's posthumous sale, Drouot, Paris, 17-29 February 1864, lot 94 (sold to Baron Dejean).
    with Diot, Paris.
    Dr. Angell, Boston.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 23 May 1990, lot 128.
    with Salander O'Reilly, New York.
    Anonymous Sale; Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 1998, lot 56 (when acquired by the present owner).


    Literature

    Alfred Robaut, L'Oeuvre complet de Eugène Delacroix, Paris, 1885, no. 1779.
    L. Johnson, The paintings of Eugène Delacroix, I, Oxford, 1981, I, p. 211, no. L116.; III, Oxford, 1986, pp. 327-328, no. L116, pl. 3 (third Supplement to vol. I).


    Exhibited

    Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, on loan from Dr. Angell until 1922.