Jacques-Louis David

Portrait of General Maurice-Êtienne Gérard



Jacques-Louis David - Portrait of General Maurice-Êtienne Gérard

Exhibitions

2005 Jacques-Louis David: Empire in Exile, Nr. 50

Provenance

the sitter, Brussels and château de Villers Saint-Paul, Oise, until died 1852
his grandson, Jean-Etienne Desmiers d'Olbreuse, comte d'Archiac, château de Villers Saint-Paul, 1852–died 1927
his nephew and adopted son, comte Ferdinand de Bryas-Desmiers d'Archiac, 1927–died 1958
his estate, 1958–59, sold to Wildenstein
with Wildenstein, Paris and New York, 1959–65, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 65.14.5

Other works by Jacques-Louis David


Jacques-Louis David Portrait of Jacques François Desmaisons
Portrait of Jacques François Desmaisons
1782

Jacques-Louis David The Distribution of the Eagles
The Distribution of the Eagles
1808-10

Jacques-Louis David The Death of Marat
The Death of Marat
1793

Jacques-Louis David Portrait of Pope Pius VII
Portrait of Pope Pius VII
1805

Jacques-Louis David
Portrait of General Maurice-Êtienne Gérard
1816
197.2 x 136.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated on the pedastal base, lower center: L. DAVID 1816 / BRUX.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Purchase, Rogers and Fletcher Funds, and Mary Wetmore Sively Bequest, in memory of her husband, Henry L. Shively, M.D.