Jean François de Troy - The Garter



Jean François de Troy
The Garter
1724
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


Provenance

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
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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
1741

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

Jean-François de Troy Diana and Her Nymphs Bathing
Diana and Her Nymphs Bathing
c. 1722-24

Jean-François de Troy Zephyr and Flora
Zephyr and Flora
c. 1725-26

Jean-François de Troy Pan and Syrinx
Pan and Syrinx
c. 1722-24