London, South Kensington
20 May 2014
Philip James de Loutherbourg, R.A. (Strasburg 1740-1812 London)
A sleeping shepherd with two shepherdesses
signed 'P.J.DeLoutherbourg' (lower centre)
oil on copper, oval
11? x 9? in. (28.9 x 23.3 cm.)
(Possibly) M.P.W. Boulton.
(Possibly) Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 December 1911, lot number unknown.
with Cailleux, Paris, 1960s.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, Rome, 19 May 1978, lot 282.
F.J.B. Watson; and by descent.
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O. Lefeuvre, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg: 1740-1812, Paris, 2012, p. 248, no. 153, illustrated.
Paris, Plaisirs de France, 1951, no. 121.
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