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    Pair of Portraits After JEAN-BAPTISTE GREUZE (French, 1725-1805)

    Manner of JEAN-BAPTISTE GREUZE (French, 1725-1805)
    Lost Innocence, 19th Century
    Oil on canvas
    11-1/2 inches (29.2 cm) diameter; 12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (31.1 x 31.1 cm) canvas
    Supplier's stamp verso: Windsor & Newton

    This painting copies in reverse Greuze's celebrated composition, Girl with a Dead Canary, of 1765 in the collection of the National Gallery Scotland (NG 435).

    Manner of JEAN-BAPTISTE GREUZE (French, 1725-1805)

    Portrait of a Young Girl
    Oil on cardboard
    12 x 9-1/4 inches (30.5 x 23.5 cm)

    Condition Report*: Multiple losses to frame, original canvas, minor craquelure, surface grime.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2009
    7th-8th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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