SCHOOL of Jean-Baptiste GREUZE (1725-1805)

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SCHOOL of Jean-Baptiste GREUZE (1725-1805)

La Malédiction paternelle : Le Fils ingrat and Le Fils puni (The Paternal Curse: The Ungrateful Son and Punished Son)

Pair of oils on canvas

Height: 76 cm (30 in.) - Width: 95 cm (37-1/2 in.).
Frame:

Gilt wood stucco frames, 19th Century, with flowers, blossoms and scrollwork motifs (accidents).

After two compositions painted by Jean-Baptiste Greuze circa 1777-1778 and in the Louvre collections (Cf. Exhibition catalogue from the Museum of Dijon, Jean - Baptiste Greuze ; Edgar Munhall, n° 84 & 88. - 1977).

Condition Report:
Le fils ingrat: few restorations; minor accident lower left
Le fils puni: verso with dozen small reinforcement strips; few restorations; annotated lower right: J.B. Greuze

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012120150