Jean-Baptiste le Prince

The Embarkation for Cythera

Jean-Baptiste le Prince - The Embarkation for Cythera

Provenance
R. Kirkman Hodgson, Esq., Ashgrove, Sevenoaks; his sale, Christie's, London, 23 February 1907, lot 67 (285 gns. to Hodgkins).
with Agnew's London; Christie's, London, 25 February 1949, lot 128 (340 gns. to Gooden and Fox).
Art market, Monaco, in the 1980s, where acquired by the present owner.
sale Christie's, London, 19 April 2018, nr. 32

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Jean-Baptiste le Prince
The Embarkation for Cythera
1775
261.6 x 249.3 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower center, beneath the steps: Le Prince / 1775
Sale Christie's, London, 19 April 2018