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image of La Camargo Dancing Nicolas Lancret (artist)
French, 1690 - 1743
La Camargo Dancing, c. 1730
oil on canvas
overall: 76.2 x 106.7 cm (30 x 42 in.) framed: 107.3 x 135.9 x 9.2 cm (42 1/4 x 53 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
1937.1.89
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From the Tour: 18th-Century France — The Rococo and Watteau
Object 5 of 9

1929Osborn, Max. Die Kunst des Rokoko. Berlin, 1929: repro. 169, 610.
1935Tietze, Hans. Meisterwerke europäischer Malerei in Amerika. Vienna, 1935: 256, repro. (English ed., Masterpieces of European Painting in America. New York, 1939: 256, repro.).
1937Jewell, Edward Alden. "Mellon's Gift." Magazine of Art 30, no. 2 (February 1937): 82.
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 103, no. 89.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 241, repro. 47.
1949Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): 102, repro.
1952Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Great Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1952: 116, color repro.
1959Cooke, Hereward Lester. French Paintings of the 16th-18th Centuries in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1959 (Booklet Number Four in Ten Schools of Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.): 28, color repro.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 316, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 72.
1966Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 2:304, color repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 63, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 186, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 330, no. 439, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 220, repro.
1991Holmes, Mary Travener. Nicolas Lancret 1690-1743. Exh. cat. Edited by Joseph Focarino. The Frick Collection, New York, 1991: 67-68, no. 5, pl. 9.
1992National Gallery of Art. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1992: 167, repro.
1992Friedrich der Grosse, Sammler und Mäzen. Exh. cat. Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich, 1992: 134-135, no. 49.
1998Faxon, Alicia Craig. "Dance/Dancers/Dancing." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. 2 vols. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. Chicago and London, 1998: 1:209.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 254, no. 205, color repro.
2009Conisbee, Philip, et al. French Paintings of the Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, 2009: 279-287, no. 64, color repro.
2011Vogtherr, Christoph Martin. Französische Gemälde I: Watteau, Pater, Lancret, Lajoüe. Berlin, 2011: no. A 14, 675-677, 784, repro.

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