Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

Virgil Reading from the Aeneid



Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres - Virgil Reading from the Aeneid

Provenance

The artist
Delphine Ingres, née Ramel (1808-1887), the artist's second wife, by descent, 1867
Albert Ramel, her nephew, by descent
Madame Ramel, his wife, by descent
Emmanuel Riant, her son-in-law, by descent
Marquis de Salverte
anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 December 1952, nr. 101, as Virgile lisant l'Enéide devant Alexandre, ou, 'Tu Marcellus eris'
with Wildenstein & Co. Inc., New York, acquired at the above sale
acquired directly from the above by the present owner, 1969
sale (Property of La Salle University) Christie's, New York, 18 April 2018, nr. 31

Other works by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres


Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Venus Wounded by Diomedes
Venus Wounded by Diomedes
c. 1805

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Jupiter and Antiope
Jupiter and Antiope
1851

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Napoleon I on his Imperial Throne
Napoleon I on his Imperial Throne
1806

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Self-Portrait
Self-Portrait
1804, revised c. 1850

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
Virgil Reading from the Aeneid
1864
61 x 49.8 cm
Oil on paper on panel
Sale Christie's, New York, 18 April 2018