London, South Kensington
30 September 2004
Jean-Baptiste-François Génillion (French, 1750-1829)
Saint Paul's Cathedral and Blackfriars Bridge seen from the Thames
signed 'Genillion' (lower left)
black chalk and watercolour heightened with white
15½ x 23¾ in. (39.5 x 60.5 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 16 March 1983, lot 274.
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Génillion was a pupil of Joseph Vernet, and took part in the Youth Exhibitions from 1779 to 1785. He exhibited in the Louvre between 1791 and 1819.
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