09 avril 2012

Cicle of Joseph Marie Vien. The painter Clément dresed as the Prestre de la Loy

Cicle of  Joseph Marie Vien. The painter Clément dresed as the Prestre de la Loy. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas. 42 by 31.5cm., 16½ by 12½in. Lot 229. ESTIMATION 30,000-40,000 GBP EXHIBITED: Turkophilia, Paris 2011 LITTERATURE: Paris 2011, p. 90 NOTE DE CATALOGUE: This work relates to the print Prestre de la Loy from the series Caravanne du Sultan à la Mecque, published in 1749, which included thirty prints by Vien. As Vien explained in his dedication page, he took inspiration... [Lire la suite]
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