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Guy-Marie-Emmanuel Marquis Legentil de Paroy

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Inscription

Signed and dated, l. r.: "Ingres./1833."

Provenance

The sitter, Marquis Guy-Marie-Emmanuel Legentil de Paroy (d. 1840); his widow, Marquise Legentil de Paroy, née Philippine-Sophie-Fréteau de Pény; their son Marquis Guy-Mériadec Legentil de Paroy (d. 1871); his daughter, Comtesse Jacques de Douglas, née Yvonne Legentil de Paroy (d. 1905); her husband Comte Jacques de Douglas (d. 1924); their son, Comte Jean de Douglas (d. 1929); sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 7 December 1929 (without catalogue); Albert Meyer, Paris; Jean A. Seligman Gallery, Paris; Robert Treat Paine 2nd (1861-1943, MA); his son, Richard C. Paine (d. 1965); acquired December 1988

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Richard and Ellen Paine by their children

1853

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.5 x 18.2 cm (9 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.) Framed: 48.9 x 41.6 cm (19 1/4 x 16 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.552

Medium or Technique

Graphite

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