New York, East
3 November 1999
Maximilien-Flix Demesse (born 1806)
Jacob refusing to deliver Benjamin
oil on canvas
44 x 57in. (113.6 x 145.4cm.)
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Philippe Grunchec, Le Grand Prix de Peinture, 1983, pp. 197-9.
Paris, cole des Beaux-Arts, Prix de Rome, 1829, no. 9.
A preparatory study for the present painting is in the cole des Beaux-Arts, Paris.
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