Pierre-Paul Prud'hon

David Johnston



Pierre-Paul Prud'hon - David Johnston

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 596


Provenance

the portrait's original owner is said to have been the sitter (1789-1854), Bordeaux, France
by descent to the Johnston family, Bordeaux
Edouard-Napoléon-Cesar-Edmond Mortier, duc de Trévise (1883-1946), Paris, in 1913
his sale, Hôtel Jean Charpentier, Paris, 19 May 1938, nr. 36
bought in for the family by Robert Lebel (1901-1986), Paris
with Julius H. Weitzner (1896-1986), New York
sold 1952 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1961 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1961.9.84

Other works by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon


Pier-Paul Prud'hon (?) The Abduction of Psyche
The Abduction of Psyche

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon with Marie François Constance Mayer-Lamartinière Innocence Choosing Love over Wealth
Innocence Choosing Love over Wealth
1804

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon Justice and Divine Vengeance Pursuing Crime
Justice and Divine Vengeance Pursuing Crime
1808

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon Portrait of the Empress Josephine
Portrait of the Empress Josephine
1805

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon
David Johnston
1808
55 x 46.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: Prudhon / 1808
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection