The Spring (La Source)

Jean Marc Nattier French

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Reportedly, the canvas was signed and dated 1738 on the reverse. The traditional identification of the sitter as Louise Henriette de Bourbon-Conti is not tenable and the picture, which is rather loosely and fluidly painted, was probably made for the art market.

The Spring (La Source), Jean Marc Nattier (French, Paris 1685–1766 Paris), Oil on canvas

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