Louis-Léopold Boilly

The soup for the cats

Louis-Léopold Boilly - The soup for the cats

Provenance
Madame Preponnier, Demonville, Fossard
her sale, Lacoste, Paris, 31 March 1828, nr. 43 (FF 176)
Emile Pereire (1800-1875), Paris, 1898
anonymous sale, Ader Picard Tajan, Paris, 17 June 1997, nr. 61
anonymous sale, Christie’s, New York, 23 October 1998, nr. 119, where acquired by the present owner
sale Christie's, London, 19 April 2018, nr. 160

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Louis-Léopold Boilly
The soup for the cats
32.4 x 40.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: L.Boilly
Sale Christie's, London, 19 April 2018