François Gérard

Madame Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Princesse de Bénévent



François Gérard - Madame Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Princesse de Bénévent

Literature

Everett Fahy (ed.), The Wrightsman pictures, New York; New Haven, 2005, nr. 75
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 3


Provenance

presumably the sitter's husband, Charles Maurice de Talleyrand Périgord, prince de Bénévent, until d. 1838
his niece, Georgine de Talleyrand Périgord, duchesse d'Esclignac, 1838–d. 1868
her daughter, Georgine de Preissac d'Esclignac, marquise de Persan, 1868–d. 1911
Boson Doublet, marquis de Persan, 1911–d. 1928
Marguerite Doublet de Persan, baronne Maurice Eschasseriaux, from 1928
her son, baron Jacques Eschasseriaux
his son, baron Philippe Eschasseriaux, château de Maureilhan, near Béziers, until 2002
sale, Sotheby's, New York, 24 January 2002, nr. 76, to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 2002.31

Other works by François Gérard


François Gerard Portrait of Charles Maurice de Talleyrand Périgord
Portrait of Charles Maurice de Talleyrand Périgord
1808

François Gérard Napoleon I in his Imperial Robes
Napoleon I in his Imperial Robes
1805

François Gérard Saint Teresa
Saint Teresa
1828

François Gérard Julie Bonaparte, Queen of Naples, with her Daughters Zénaïde and Charlotte
Julie Bonaparte, Queen of Naples, with her Daughters Zénaïde and Charlotte

François Gérard
Madame Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Princesse de Bénévent
c. 1808
225.7 x 164.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Wrightman Fund, 2002