Antoine Berjon (Lyon 1754-1843)
Antoine Berjon (Lyon 1754-1843)

Self portrait, bust-length, in a black hat and green coat

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Antoine Berjon (Lyon 1754-1843)
Self portrait, bust-length, in a black hat and green coat
with inscription on a label at the back of the frame 'Portrait de M. Berjon peintre Lyonnais fait par lui-même à l'âge de 25 ou 26 ans. Donné par lui à M. Fayolle son ami.'
pastel
7 x 6 1/8 in. (18 x 15.5 cm.)
Provenance
Given by the artist to Monsieur Fayolle (according to an inscription on a label at the back of the frame).

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Harriet West
Harriet West

Lot Essay

Another self-portrait executed in pastel is in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lyon.
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