Paul Albert BESNARD (Paris 1849 - Paris 1936)

Portrait of a Young Man in Profile Sold

Oil on board.
Signed with the artist’s monogram and dated AB 77 at the lower left.
113 x 101 mm. (4 1/2 x 4 in.)

ACQUIRED BY THE FOUNDATION CUSTODIA (COLLECTION FRITS LUGT), PARIS.

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Painted during Albert Besnard’s stay at the French Academy in Rome, this small portrait may depict a fellow pensionnaire at the Villa Medici.

Provenance:
David and Constance Yates, New York
Acquired from them in 1992 by Charles Ryskamp, New York.

Paul Albert BESNARD

Portrait of a Young Man in Profile

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