Benjamin West

The Battle of La Hogue



Benjamin West - The Battle of La Hogue

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 524


Provenance

Richard Grosvenor, 1st Earl Grosvenor (1731-1802)
his son, Robert Grosvenor, 1st Marquis of Westminster (1767-1845)
his son, Richard Grosvenor, 2nd Marquis of Westminster (1795-1869)
his son, Hugh Lupus Grosvenor, 1st Duke of Westminster (1825-1899)
his grandson, Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster (1879-1953)
his estate
sale, Sotheby's, London, 15 July 1959, nr. 125
with John Nicholson Gallery, London and New York
sold 11 December 1959 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1959.8.1

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Benjamin West
The Battle of La Hogue
1778
152.7 x 214.3 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Fund