Jean François de Troy - The Garter

Jean François de Troy
The Garter
64.8 × 53.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated left, on baseboard: DETROY. 1724
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 2019


Carl Ludwig Kuhtz, Berlin, until died 1889
his estate sale, Lepke's, Berlin, 15 February 1898, nr. 38, for 13,250 marks
Oscar Huldschinsky, Berlin, by 1906–28
his sale, Paul Cassirer and Hugo Helbing, Berlin, 10 May 1928, nr. 65, to Thyssen
Baron Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, Rohoncz, Hungary, later Villa Favorita, Lugano, 1928–died 1947
his son, Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, his brother and two sisters, Villa Favorita, 1947–49
with Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York, with Pinakos (Rudolf J. Heinemann), 1949–55; sold to Wrightsman
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, 1955–his d. 1986; cat., 1973, nr. 29
Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, 1986–died 2019; cat., 2005, nr. 46

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 2019.141.22

Other works by Jean-François de Troy

Jean-François de Troy Christ and the Woman of Samaria
Christ and the Woman of Samaria

Attributed to Jean François de Troy Portrait of a gentleman
Portrait of a gentleman

Jean-François de Troy The Declaration of Love
The Declaration of Love

Jean-François de Troy The Garter
The Garter

Jean-François de Troy The Abduction of Proserpina
The Abduction of Proserpina