François-Hubert Drouais

Boy with a House of Cards



François-Hubert Drouais - Boy with a House of Cards

Provenance

Baron Alfred Charles de Rothschild, London and Halton, until died 1918
his daughter, Almina, Countess of Carnarvon, 1918-25
her sale, Christie's, London, 22 May 1925, nr. 69, to Smith (Wildenstein)
with Wildenstein, London and New York, 1925-26 sold to Haggin
Mrs. James B. Haggin, New York, 1926-died 1965
her sister, Mrs. William M. Haupt, New York, 1965

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 65.242.1

Other works by François Hubert Drouais


François Hubert Drouais Family Portrait
Family Portrait
1756

François Hubert Drouais Jeanne Bécu, Comtesse du Barry
Jeanne Bécu, Comtesse du Barry
c. 1770/74

François Hubert Drouais Portrait of a Young Woman as a Vestal Virgin
Portrait of a Young Woman as a Vestal Virgin
1767

François-Hubert Drouais Portrait of a Woman, Said to be Madame Charles Simon Favart (Marie Justine Benoîte Duronceray, 1727-1772)
Portrait of a Woman, Said to be Madame Charles Simon Favart (Marie Justine Benoîte Duronceray, 1727-1772)
1757

François-Hubert Drouais
Boy with a House of Cards
71.1 x 58.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Inscribed right, on playing card: CHA . . .
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mrs. William M. Haupt, from the collection of Mrs. James B. Haggin, 1965