Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)
Admiral Sir Fleetwood Broughton Reynolds Pellew (British, 1789–1861)
Graphite on wove paper
Sheet: 11 13/16 × 8 11/16 in. (30 × 22 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, in honor of Philippe de Montebello, 2004
Not on view
Signature: Signed and dated in graphite at lower right: Ingres. Del à / rome 1817.
The sitter, Admiral Sir Fleetwood Broughton Reynolds Pellew, until his death, 1861; ?by descent to the daughter of the sitter, Lady Orford Harriet Bettina Frances Pellew (British, died 1886), Florence, until her death, 1886; ?by descent to her daughters Dorothy Elizabeth Mary Walpole, Duchess del Balzo, d.1921,; and Maude Mary Walpole, Countess Griefeo e Gravana, d. 1874,; Galerie André Weil, Paris; sold to Georges Renard, 1935; Galerie Wertheimer, Paris, 1948; Galerie Feilchenfeldt, Zurich, 1949; Galerie Paul Rosenberg, New York, until 1954; sold to Mrs. Mark C. Steinberg, St. Louis, until her death, 1974; by descent to Etta E. Steinbergand; Florence C. Weil; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Weil, St. Louis; Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., New York, until 1989; sold to Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, in 1989; her gift in 2004 to The Metropolitan Museum of Artin honor of Philippe de Montebello; Donor: Jayne Wrightsman
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