30 September 2005
Manner of Nicolas Lancret
A Fête Galante
oil on canvas, oval, made up into a rectangle
22 x 18½ in. (55.8 x 47 cm.)
S. Davis collection.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 8 April 1981, lot 44, as 'Nicolas Lancret'.
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Wildenstein, De Watteau à Prud'hon, Paris, 1956, no. 53, as 'Nicolas Lancret'.
London, Wildenstein Gallery, Important French Paintings of XVIII century, 1956, no. 3 (illustrated as the frontispiece), as 'Nicolas Lancret'.
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