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Reclining Female Nude

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Marks

Lugt 2681a, at lower right of drawing sheet ( a small oval mark placed by the Hermitage in 1928 on objects that were disposed of at Boerner Leipzig 11-13 Nov. 1930.) A small Russian imperial crown mark on mount lower right.

Provenance

Sireuil, former valet de chambre of the King of France (cited on engraving by J. E. Nochez in 1763); Library of the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg (Lugt 2769 d); stamped for disposal by the Hermitage Museum, Leningrad, (Lugt Suppl. 2681 a) and sold at auction by Boerner, Leipzig, 29 April 1931, lot 30; Robert Treat Paine, 2nd (1861-1943, Boston); gift 14 October 1943.

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Gift of Robert Treat Paine, 2nd

1763

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 x 37.8cm (11 7/16 x 14 7/8in.) Framed: 50.2 x 58.4 cm (19 3/4 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

43.236

Medium or Technique

Black, red, and white chalk on tan (formerly blue-gray) laid paper

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