14 April 2016
Jean-Baptiste van Loo (Aix-en-Provence 1684-1745)
Venus and Cupid
oil on canvas
53½ x 41½ in. (135.9 x 105.4 cm.)
William Randolph Hearst, Los Angeles (inv. no. 304-1), for whom sold by the following.
with Hammer Galleries, Los Angeles, 1941, where acquired by a private collector, and by descent.
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Art objects & furnishings from the William Randolph Hearst collection, New York, 1941, p. 280, no. 304-1 ('"Young Girl with Cupid" by Jean Baptiste Van Loo').
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