Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Diana and Endymion


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Jean-Honoré Fragonard - Diana and Endymion
Literature
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 447 (as François Boucher)
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 29


Provenance
Sir Richard Wallace, 1st bt. (1818-1890), London and Paris, by 1883
by inheritance to his wife, Lady Julie-Amélie-Charlotte Castelnau Wallace (1819-1897), London and Paris
by inheritance to her secretary and legatee, Sir John Murray Scott (1847-1912), Paris
by inheritance to his friend, Josephine Victoria Sackville-West, Lady Sackville (1864-1936), Sevenoaks, Kent (painting remained in Paris during this time)
sold 1913 to Jacques Seligmann and Co., Inc., Paris and New York
sold 1914 to M. Knoedler & Co., London, New York, and Paris
sold March 1922 to John McCormack (1884-1945), New York
with M. Knoedler & Co., London, New York, and Paris
sold 1924 to William R. Timken (1866-1949), New York
by inheritance to his widow, Lillian Guyer Timken (1881-1959) New York
bequest 1960 to NGA
External links
Other works by Jean-Honoré Fragonard
Jean-Honoré Fragonard - The High Priest Sacrifices Himself to Save Callirhoe
Jean-Honoré Fragonard - The Bolt
Jean-Honoré Fragonard - The Souvenir
Jean-Honoré Fragonard - The Swing
The High Priest Sacrifices Himself to Save Callirhoe
1765
The Bolt
c. 1777
The Souvenir
The Swing
c. 1775/80
 
Jean-Honoré Fragonard
Diana and Endymion
c. 1753/56
94.9 x 136.8 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Timken Collection