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    Sale 1980

    Christie's Interiors

    2 - 3 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 43

    After Alexander Roslin

    Portrait of Comtesse d'Egmont Pignatelli, née Richelieu, in Spanish costume

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After Alexander Roslin
    Portrait of Comtesse d'Egmont Pignatelli, née Richelieu, in Spanish costume
    oil on canvas
    16 x 12¾ in. (40.6 x 32.4 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 12 October 1945, lot 125, £57, 15 shillings, to Vokins.
    Private collection, Paris.
    with Wildenstein & Co., New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    G. W. Lundberg, Roslin, liv och verk, Malmö, 1957, III, p. 36, no. 172.


    Exhibited

    New York, Wildenstein & Co., The woman in French Painting: XVIth to XXth century, 1950, no. 19.
    Sao Paulo, Museu de Arte, O Retrato na Franca, January 1952, no. 17.
    London, Wildenstein & Co., Important paintings of the French XVIIIth century, 21 March-28 April, 1956, no. 29.
    Paris, Gazette des Beaux-Arts, De Watteau à Prud'hon, 11-31 May 1956, p. 25, no. 81.