London, South Kensington
5 July 2000
Follower of Jean-Baptiste Greuze
A young girl, blocking her ears, with a dog - An allegory of the sense of hearing
oil on canvas
16½ x 13 in. (41.9 x 33 cm.)
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A similar picture attributed to Greuze, formerly in the Trubetskoï collection, St. Petersburg, was sold at Sotheby's, 6 July 1983, lot 68 (£13,200).
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