Jean-Baptiste Greuze

La Rêveuse (The Dreamer)



Jean-Baptiste Greuze - La Rêveuse (The Dreamer)



Jean-Baptiste Greuze
La Rêveuse (The Dreamer)
40.2 x 32.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Christie's, New York, 31 October 2017


Provenance

Jeanne Bécu, comtesse du Barry (1743-1793)
her sale, Remy, Paris, 22 December 1775, part of nr. 22
Jeanne Bécu, comtesse du Barry (1743-1793)
her sale, Paillet, Paris, 17 February 1777, part of nr. 54
Charles-Louis de Beauchamp, comte de Merle (1723-1793)
his sale, Paillet, Paris, 1 March 1784, nr. 24 (1880 livres to Lerouge)
Joseph-Hyacinthe-François de Paule de Rigaud, comte de Vaudreuil (1740-1817)
his sale, Lebrun, Paris, 26 November 1787, nr. 97 (1400 livres to Quesnay)
Comtesse Mensdorff
Prince Dietrichstein, Vienna
with Wildenstein & Co., New York, where acquired by the present owner
sale Christie's, New York, Property from a Distinguished Collection, 31 October 2017, nr. 30

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Jean-Baptiste Greuze The Laundress
The Laundress
1761

Jean-Baptiste Greuze Self-Portrait
Self-Portrait
c. 1769

Jean Baptiste Greuze Portrait of Jeanne Philiberte Ledoux
Portrait of Jeanne Philiberte Ledoux

Jean-Baptiste Greuze Portrait of the Marquis de Saint-Paul
Portrait of the Marquis de Saint-Paul
c. 1760

Jean-Baptiste Greuze Psyche Crowning Cupid
Psyche Crowning Cupid
c. 1790