12 June 2006
SIMON-JACQUES ROCHARD (FRENCH, 1788-1872)
Hannah Rochard (née Stanley), the artist's wife, in red coat with fur trim, black ribbon in her dark upswept hair dressed in ringlets
oval, 2 15/16 in. (74 mm. high), rectangular ormolu frame with foliate border and spandrels
Ambassador Garnier-Heldewier (d. 1923).
Félix Doistau (1846-1936), Paris; Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 29 June 1928, lot 195.
with Elle R. Shushan, Philadelphia.
with David S. Lavender Antiques, London.
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Brussels, Hôtel du Baron Goffinet, Exposition de la Miniature, 1912, no. 1056 (lent by Félix Doistau).
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