Nicolas de Largilliere

Portrait of a Young Man and His Tutor



Nicolas de Largilliere - Portrait of a Young Man and His Tutor

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 432
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 66


Provenance

Marenzi (Marenzy) de Tollenaere, Bruges
his sale, Hauw, Bruges, 20 June 1828, nr. 63
Baron François de Marenzi-de Marensfeld (died 1845), Bruges
his estate sale, Moulaert, Bruges, 13 May 1850, and days following, nr. 165, presumably bought in
by inheritance to the Dowager Madame de Doncquers (or Donckers), Bruges, as of 1873
Sénateur Prosper Crabbe (1827-1889) and his wife (née Clémence Allard), Brussells
his estate sale, Galerie Sedelmeyer, Paris, 12 June 1890, nr. 38
Antoine-Alfred-Agénor, 11th duc de Gramont (1851-1925), Paris
his estate sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 22 May 1925, nr. 10
Joseph Fuller Feder (died 1944), New York
by inheritance to his widow, Edith Mosler Feder (died 1960)
with French & Company, New York, by 1954, sold 1955 to the Kress Foundation
Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York, gift 1961 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1961.9.26

Other works by Nicolas de Largilliere


Nicolas de Largilliere Portrait of Charles Le Brun
Portrait of Charles Le Brun
1683-86

Nicolas de Largilliere Forest Landscape
Forest Landscape

Nicolas de Largilliere Elizabeth Throckmorton, Canoness of the Order of the Dames Augustines Anlaises
Elizabeth Throckmorton, Canoness of the Order of the Dames Augustines Anlaises
1729

Nicolas de Largilliere Self Portrait
Self Portrait
1707

Nicolas de Largilliere
Portrait of a Young Man and His Tutor
1685
146 x 114.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: N. De / Largillierre / F. 1685.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection