London, South Kensington
4 June 2008
Jean-Honoré Marmont de Barmont (French, 1770-1846)
Casa Cenci in the Borghese Gardens, Rome
signed 'Barmont' (lower right) and further signed and dated 'Barmont pinx. 1805' (on the reverse), inscribed 'à la Villa Borghese' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
6½ x 8¾ in. (16.5 x 22.2 cm.)
In a French Empire giltwood frame
Anonymous sale; Christie's South Kensington, 22 April 1998, lot 163.
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C.Plante, Inside Out: Historic Watercolour Drawings, Oil sketches and Paintings of Interiors and Exteriors 1770-1870, London, 2000, no. 20.
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