Élisabeth-Louise Vigée Le Brun

Portrait of Jean Charles Sapey



Élisabeth-Louise Vigée Le Brun - Portrait of Jean Charles Sapey

Provenance

Collection of the subject, Charles Sapey and his wife, Angélique-Eulalie Boby, Paris
to their oldest daughter
Marie-Caroline Sapey (1821-1905), wife of Henry-Pierre Flambart de La Croix (1814-1885)
presumably to their daughter, Marie-Charlotte-Jeanne Flambart de La Croix (c. 1842-1923), wife of baron Louis-Benoît-Pierre Bigot de La Touanne (1837-1887)
by inheritance to Madame Bigot de la Touanne, née Thibault, Paris and Lamotte-Beuvron
by inheritance to Baronne André Brenier, née Renée Lahoux (or Lehoux), Paris
by inheritance or gift to a private collection
acquired in 1987 by the Galerie Maurice Segoura, Paris, from whom acquired by a private collector, Canada, thence by descent to the present owner
sale Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018, nr. 62

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1789

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The Artist's Brother
1773

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Empress Marie Antoinette, Queen of France
1778

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun Julie Le Brun Holding a Mirror
Julie Le Brun Holding a Mirror

Élisabeth-Louise Vigée Le Brun
Portrait of Jean Charles Sapey
1819
64.8 x 54 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: L E Vigée / Le Brun 1819
Sale Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018