Louis-Léopold Boilly

A trompe l'oeil of an ivory and wood crucifix



Louis-Léopold Boilly - A trompe l'oeil of an ivory and wood crucifix

Exhibitions

2019 Boilly: Scenes of Parisian Life, Nr. 21

Provenance

George Rushout, 3rd Baron Northwick (1811-1887), Northwick Park, Gloucestershire, and by descent through his widow to
Captain E.G. Spencer-Churchill (1876-1964)
(†), Christie's, London, 29 October 1965, nr. 65, where acquired by Leggatt for
The Dulverton Trust, Oxford
sale Christie's, London, 5 July 2011, nr. 20 (£481,250)
with Jean-Luc Baroni, London, where acquired by the present owner
sale Christie's, New York, 27 April 2017, nr. 38

Other works by Louis-Léopold Boilly


Louis-Léopold Boilly My Little Soldiers
My Little Soldiers
1809

Louis-Léopold Boilly The Poor Cat
The Poor Cat
1832

Louis-Léopold Boilly Portrait of the Comtesse François de Sainte-Aldegonde
Portrait of the Comtesse François de Sainte-Aldegonde
c. 1800-10

Louis-Léopold Boilly Portrait of a Lawyer
Portrait of a Lawyer

Louis-Léopold Boilly
A trompe l'oeil of an ivory and wood crucifix
65 x 48.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and inscribed, center left, on the cartellino: L. Boilly. pinx: / rue Meslée. n°. 12, / A Paris.
Sale Christie's, New York, 27 April 2017