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Landscape with a Shepherd

French Painter (early 19th century)
ca. 1820
Oil on canvas
12 11/16 x 16 1/16 in. (32.3 x 40.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Promised Gift of Wheelock Whitney III, and Purchase, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles S. McVeigh, by exchange, 2003
Accession Number:
Not on view
probably unidentified sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris (Pierre Cornette de Saint-Cyr, commissaire-priseur); [Jacques Fischer-Chantal Kiener, Paris, until 1987; sold on May 20 to Whitney]; Wheelock Whitney III, New York (from 1987)
Blandine Lesage in Achille-Etna Michallon. Ed. Vincent Pomarède. Exh. cat., Musée du Louvre. Paris, 1994, p. 43, mentions an unidentified painting sold by Michallon to the Société des amis des arts on December 19, 1821 (possibly this work).

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