Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

Pope Pius VII in the Sistine Chapel



Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres - Pope Pius VII in the Sistine Chapel

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 601

Andrew Carrington Shelton, Ingres, London; New York, 2008, fig. 66


Exhibitions

2006 Dreaming of Italy, Nr. 22

Provenance

Commissioned by Charles-Marie-Jean-Baptiste Marcotte d'Argenteuil (1773-1864), Paris
his daughter, Mme Alexandre Legentil, née Marie Marcotte (1828-1920), Paris, by 1867
her niece, Mme Marcel Pougin de la Maisonneuve, née Elizabeth Marcotte (died 1939), Paris, by 1921
with Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1940-1949
sold June 1949 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1952 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1952.2.23

Other works by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres


Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Ferdinand-Philippe-Louis-Charles-Henri, Duc d'Orléans
Ferdinand-Philippe-Louis-Charles-Henri, Duc d'Orléans
1842

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres The Virgin Adoring the Host
The Virgin Adoring the Host
1852

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres and workshop Odalisque in Grisaille
Odalisque in Grisaille
c. 1824-34

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Joséphine-Éléonore-Marie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Béarn, Princesse de Broglie
Joséphine-Éléonore-Marie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Béarn, Princesse de Broglie
1853

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
Pope Pius VII in the Sistine Chapel
1814
74.5 x 92.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: Ingres 1810 / ROM. [the last digit of the date, which originally read 1814, was erased and falsely restored sometime before 1921 as 1810]
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.