26 January 2011
Circle of François-Hubert Drouais (Paris 1727-1775)
Portrait of a lady, said to be the marquise de Beauharnais, half-length, in a lace gown and fur-lined red coat, with a bonnet
oil on canvas
25¾ x 21 in. (65.4 x 53.3 cm.)
H.H. Duke Guillaume d'Urach, Count of Wurtenberg (according to an old fragmentary label on the reverse).
The late Lady de Trafford, sold Christie's London, 3 March 1994, lot 80.
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