Henry D'Estienne (1872 - 1949)
Portrait of a Young Girl Sold
Oil on card.252 x 156 mm. (9 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)ACQUIRED BY THE BIRMINGHAM MUSEUM OF ART, BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA.ENQUIRE
The same young model seen in this oil sketch may have posed for d’Estienne’s genre painting The Doting Mother, which appeared at auction in London in 1986.
Possibly the d’Estienne studio sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 25 March 1998Martin Moeller, Hamburg, in 2003Private collection, Florida, until 2012.