New York, East
25 November 1998
Henri-Pierre Danloux* (1753-1809)
'La Coquette': A Lady walking by a River, a Town beyond; and 'La Travailleuse': A Maid sewing by a Hearth
oil on canvas
8 x 6.7/8in. (22.2 x 17.5cm.)
A Pair (2)
L.M.J. Morel d'Arleux, France; perhaps a gift of the artist.
By descent to Dr. Morel d'Arleux, France, by 1910.
Anon. Sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, June 7, 1955, lots 28 and 29.
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R. de Portalis, Henri-Pierre Danloux, 1910, pp. 14-5, illustrated p. 18.
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