Jean-Honoré Fragonard

A Game of Hot Cockles



Jean-Honoré Fragonard - A Game of Hot Cockles

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 459
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 39


Provenance

Possibly William Williams Hope (1802-1855), Rushton Hall, Northamptonshire, and Paris
possibly by gift to Madame Jenny Colon (1808-1842), Paris
Emile (1800-1875) and Isaac (1806-1880) Péreire, Paris, by 1864
Péreire sale, at their residence by Pillet and Petit, Paris, 6-9 March 1872, nr. 60
Frédéric-Alexis-Louis Pillet-Will, comte Pillet (1837-1911), Paris, until at least 1910
with Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Paris, New York, and London, by 1932
Calouste Gulbenkian (1869-1955)
with Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Paris, New York, and London
sold 1942 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1946 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1946.7.6

Other works by Jean-Honoré Fragonard


Jean-Honoré Fragonard The Swing
The Swing
c. 1775/80

Jean-Honoré Fragonard The Happy Family
The Happy Family
c. 1775

Jean-Honoré Fragonard A Game of Horse and Rider
A Game of Horse and Rider
c. 1775/80

Jean-Honoré Fragonard Girl Playing with Her Dog (La Gimblette)
Girl Playing with Her Dog (La Gimblette)
c. 1770

Jean-Honoré Fragonard
A Game of Hot Cockles
c. 1775/80
115.5 x 91.5 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection