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    Sale 11936

    Old Masters: Part II

    14 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 336

    Jean-Baptiste van Loo (Aix-en-Provence 1684-1745)

    Venus and Cupid

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean-Baptiste van Loo (Aix-en-Provence 1684-1745)
    Venus and Cupid
    oil on canvas
    53½ x 41½ in. (135.9 x 105.4 cm.)


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    Provenance

    William Randolph Hearst, Los Angeles (inv. no. 304-1), for whom sold by the following.
    with Hammer Galleries, Los Angeles, 1941, where acquired by a private collector, and by descent.


    Literature

    Art objects & furnishings from the William Randolph Hearst collection, New York, 1941, p. 280, no. 304-1 ('"Young Girl with Cupid" by Jean Baptiste Van Loo').