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Louis XV as a Young Man

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Provenance

1937, Galerie Paul Cailleux, Paris; September 22, 1937, sold by Cailleux to Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York, Newport, RI, and Boston [see note 1]; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 8, 1969) NOTES: [1] Letter from Marianne Roland Michel of the Galerie Paul Cailleux to Eric M. Zafran of the MFA (February 19, 1990), in the MFA curatorial file.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Dimensions

45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

65.2655

Medium or Technique

Pastel on paper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pastels