• Old Masters and 19th Century A auction at Christies

    Sale 7842

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    30 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 62

    Marcellus Laroon II (London 1679-1774 Oxford)

    Lovers in a Glade

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Marcellus Laroon II (London 1679-1774 Oxford)
    Lovers in a Glade
    signed and dated 'M.Laroon. 1731' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    16½ x 13¼ in. (41.9 x 33.6 cm.)
    in a contemporary Louis XV frame, circa 1730


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    Provenance

    with Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox, London; Christie's, London, 21 June 1957, lot 86 (149 gns. to Lee[?]).
    with Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London.


    Literature

    R. Raines, Marcellus Laroon, London, 1966, p. 64, fig. 19.