French School circa 1780. Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. du Renouard de Corday. Paintings

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French School circa 1780

Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. du Renouard de Corday

Pair of matching oils on canvas. Enlarged canvases.

67 x 54 cm (26-1/3 x 21-1/4 in.) and 72,5 x 58 cm (28-1/2 x 22-3/4 in.)

Canvases were re-lined during the late 19th century. Dirty varnish. Few wear and restorations. Minor accidents.

Frames: 76 x 62,5 cm (30 x 24-1/2 in.) and 79,5 x 65,5 cm (31-1/4 x 25-7/8 in.)

According to family heritage our models were related to Charlotte Corday (1768-1793), French Revolutionary heroine, famous for assassinating Jean-Paul Marat.

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  • Items quantity:  2
  • Height in cm : 72 cm
  • Width in cm : 58 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2015100788