Théodore Gericault

Alfred Dedreux as a Child


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Théodore Gericault - Alfred Dedreux as a Child
Literature
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 22

Provenance
Eugène Delacroix, Paris, until d. 1863, acquired either at Gericault's posthumous sale or from the sitter's uncle Dedreux-Dorcy
his estate sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 17-19 February 1864, nr. 225 to Dejean
baron Dejean, ?Paris, from 1864
Richard Goetz, Paris, until 1922
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 23-24 February 1922, nr. 142, to the duke of Trévise
Édouard Napoléon César Edmond Mortier, 5th duke of Trévise, Melun, and Paris, 1922–38
sale, Galerie Jean Charpentier, Paris, 19 May 1938, nr. 30, to Lebel
with Robert Lebel, Paris and New York, 1938–41, sold to MMA
External links
Other works by Théodore Géricault
Théodore Géricault - Horsewoman
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Théodore Géricault - The Riderless Racers at Rome
Théodore Gericault after Harlow - George IV as Prince of Wales
Horsewoman
A Charge of Cuirassiers
The Riderless Racers at Rome
1817
George IV as Prince of Wales
 
Théodore Gericault
Alfred Dedreux as a Child
c. 1819-20
45.7 x 38.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Alfred N. Punnett Endowment Fund, 1941