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After Hyacinthe Rigaud, portrait of Louis XV, After Hyacinthe Rigaud (French, 1659–1743), Louis XV as a Child, oil on canvas, signed lower right with a fleur-de-lis, 39"h x 28"w (sight), 50"h x 41"w (frame)

Provenance: The Estate of Bernard-Alexis Poisson de Menars, NY

Notes/Literature: This canvas is one of many versions of Rigaud’s first official portrait of Louis XV, which was commissioned by the regent, the duc d’Orléans, for the palace of Versailles


Good, varnish darkened, craquelure, relined, area of paint restoration upper left corner, repairs and minor losses on frame

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After Hyacinthe Rigaud, portrait of Louis XV

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000May 19, 2018
Boonton, NJ, USA