22 April 2004
Louis-Gabriel-Eugène Isabey (French, 1803-1886)
La défense du château
signed and dated 'E. Isabey. 68' (lower right)
oil on panel
32¾ x 22¾ in. (83.2 x 57.8 cm.)
Painted in 1868
A. Liebermann de Wahlenhorf; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 8-9 May 1876, lot 45.
S. Von Derwies; Galeries Georges Petit, Paris, 15 November 1906, lot 20.
Colonel C. Michael Paul, Palm Beach, Florida.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 23 May 1990, lot 163.
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P. Miquel, Eugène Isabey: La Marine au XIXe Siècle, Maurs la Jolie, p. 220, no. 1258D (illustrated).
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