François Boucher (artist)|
French, 1703 - 1770
Madame Bergeret, possibly 1766
oil on canvas
overall: 143.5 x 105.4 cm (56 1/2 x 41 1/2 in.) framed: 172.4 x 134.3 cm (67 7/8 x 52 7/8 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
Object 5 of 11
Pierre Jacques Onésyme Bergeret de Grancourt [1715-1785], husband of the sitter, who was his first wife, Paris; by inheritance to their elder son, Pierre Jacques Bergeret de Grancourt [1742-1807], Cassan; by inheritance to his stepson (the son of his wife, Catherine Julie Xavier Poisson de la Chabeaussière, by her first marriage), Ange Philibert de la Girennerie, Cassan; by inheritance to his aunt (a sister of his mother), Barbe Françoise Victoire Poisson de la Chabeaussière Cotillon de Torcy; by inheritance to her daughter, Françoise Julie Cotillon de Torcy Le Bos de Sainte Croix; by inheritance to her daughter, Angélique Le Bos de Sainte Croix; by inheritance to her daughter, Angélique Le Bos de Sainte Croix, comtesse Fontaine de Resbecq; by inheritance to the Resbecq family; sold by 1920 to (Wildenstein & Co., Paris, New York, and London); sold 1942 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1946 to NGA.
 For further clarification, see the discussion by Alastair Laing in François Boucher (1703-1770), exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Detroit Institute of Arts; Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; New York, 1986: 229-233.
- Bergeret de Grancourt, Pierre-Jacques
- Bergeret de Grancourt, Pierre-Jacques-Onésyme
- Cotillon de Torcy Le Bos de Sainte Croix, Françoise-Julie
- Girennerie, Ange-Philibert de la
- Kress Foundation, Samuel H. (Kress number K1335)
- Le Bos de Sainte Croix, comtesse Fontaine de Resbecq, Angélique
- Poisson de la Chabeaussière Cotillon de Torcy, Barbe-Françoise-Victoire
- Wildenstein & Co., Inc.
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