(Paris 1730 - Paris 1809)
Study of a Sleeping Youth, Seen from Behind
Inscribed by the artist nature at the lower centre.
137 x 195 mm. (5 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
RECENTLY ACQUIRED BY THE STÄDELSCHES KUNSTINSTITUT, FRANKFURT.
Probably his estate sale, Paris, 12-13 January 1829, lot 110
E. Parsons and Sons, London, by whom the album broken up and dispersed
Sale, London, Christie’s, 15 February 1919 [catalogue untraced], bt. Oppé for £3.10s
A. Paul Oppé, London
Thence by descent until 2006
Oppé sale, London, Christie’s, 5 December 2006, lot 83
Galerie Paul Prouté, Paris, in 2008
Josiane Laporte, France.
London, Royal Academy of Arts, The Paul Oppé Collection, 1958, no.424
Paris, Galerie Paul Prouté, Catalogue Kauffman, 2008, no.15.