London, South Kensington
1 - 2 November 2011
Follower of Jean Baptiste Greuze
A young girl, blocking her ears, with a dog - An allegory of the sense of hearing
oil on canvas
16 5/8 x 12¾ in. (42 x 32.5 cm.)
Anonymous sale; London, South Kensington, 05 July 2000, lot 26.
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A similar picture attributed to Greuze, formerly in the Trubetsko collection, St. Petersburg, was sold at Sotheby's, London, 6 July 1983, lot 68 (£13,200).
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