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Joseph, Cardinal Fesch (1763-1839), Palazzo Falconieri, Rome; sale, Galerie de Feu S.E. Le Cardinal Fesch, Ancien Archevêque de Lyon, Primat des Gaules, etc., etc., George, Rome, 17-8 and 24ff. March 1844, lot 172, 'deux compositions [i.e. with the preceding lot in that sale] très flatteuses, pleines de fraîcheur et d'éclat, et qui justifient la réputation que Jean Van Os s'est acquise de nos jours.' (89 escudi together with the preceding lot to Walsh).
with Anthony, from whom purchased in 1862 for 60 gns. (Crawford Mss.) by
Samuel Jones Loyd, 1st Lord Overstone (1796-1883), by whom bequeathed to his daughter
Harriet, Lady Wantage (1837-1920), wife of Robert James Lindsay, subsequently Loyd-Lindsay, 1st Lord Wantage, V.C., K.C.B. (1832-1901), Lockinge House, Berkshire, and by inheritance at Lockinge through her cousin, A.T. Loyd.
PROPERTY FROM THE LOYD COLLECTION
G. Redford, Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures at 2 Carlton Gardens, London, 1875, no. 19.
A.G. Temple, A Catalogue of the Pictures forming the Collection of Lord and Lady Wantage at 2 Carlton Gardens, London, Lockinge House, Berks., and Overstone Park and Ardington House, London, 1905, p. 115, lot 168.
The Loyd Collection of Pictures and Drawings, 1967, p. 34, no. 51; revised edition 1991, p. 22, no. 51, illustrated.