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François Boucher
The Toilette of Venus, 1751
oil on canvas
overall: 108.3 x 85.1 cm (42 5/8 x 33 1/2 in.)
framed: 142.9 x 119.4 x 11.4 cm (56 1/4 x 47 x 4 1/2 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of William K. Vanderbilt, 1920 (20.155.9)

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François Boucher
The Bath of Venus, 1751
oil on canvas
overall: 107 x 84.8 cm (42 1/8 x 33 3/8 in.)
framed: 132.1 x 110.2 x 7.6 cm (52 x 43 3/8 x 3 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Chester Dale Collection

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François Boucher
Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, 1750, with later additions
oil on canvas
sight size: 81.2 x 64.9 cm (31 15/16 x 25 9/16 in.)
framed: 99.8 x 84.5 cm (39 5/16 x 33 1/4 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Charles E. Dunlap
Imaging Department (C) President and Fellows of Harvard College

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Jean Honoré Fragonard
Blind Man's Buff, c. 1750-1752
oil on canvas
overall: 116.8 x 91.4 cm (46 x 36 in.)
framed: 146.4 x 120.7 x 9.2 cm (57 5/8 x 47 1/2 x 3 5/8 in)
Lent by the Toledo Museum of Art; Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey.

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Louis Rolland Trinquesse
An Interior with a Lady, her Maid, and a Gentleman, 1776
oil on canvas
unframed: 96.52 x 121.92 cm (38 x 48 in.)
framed: 124.78 x 147.96 x 10.48 cm (49 1/8 x 58 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT. The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund

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Louis Jean François Lagrenée
Pygmalion and Galatea, 1781
oil on canvas
overall: 59.4 x 48.9 cm (23 3/8 x 19 1/4 in.)
Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Long Fund, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund and City of Detroit Insurance Recovery Fund
Bridgeman Images

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Noël Nicolas Coypel
The Abduction of Europa, 1726-1727
oil on canvas
overall: 127 x 194 cm (50 x 76 3/8 in.)
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Acquired with the kind assistance of John Cadwalader, Jr., through the gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orville Bullitt (by exchange), the Edith H. Bell Fund, and other Museum funds, 1978
The Philadelphia Museum of Art / Art Resource, NY

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Adélaïde Labille-Guiard
Portrait of Madame Adélaïde, c. 1787
oil on canvas
overall: 271.78 x 185.42 cm (107 x 73 in.)
framed: 346.71 x 224.47 x 12.7 cm (136 1/2 x 88 3/8 x 5 in.)
Collection Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY. Restored by income from the Marguerite Montgomery Baquie Memorial Trust, 1993, with additional support from The National Endowment for the Arts.

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Nicolas de Largillierre
Portrait of Marguerite de Sève, Wife of Barthélemy Jean Claude Pupil, 1729
oil on canvas
overall: 138.4 x 106.4 cm (54 1/2 x 41 7/8 in.)
Timken Museum of Art

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Nicolas de Largillierre
Portrait of Barthélemy Jean Claude Pupil, 1729
oil on canvas
overall: 138.4 x 106.4 cm (54 1/2 x 41 7/8 in.)
Timken Museum of Art

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Marie Victoire Lemoine
Portrait of a Youth in an Embroidered Vest, 1785
oil on canvas
framed: 85.09 x 73.03 x 7.62 cm (33 1/2 x 28 3/4 x 3 in.)
overall: 65.09 x 54.61 cm (25 5/8 x 21 1/2 in.)
Courtesy of the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, Jacksonville, Florida. Purchased with funds from the Cummer Council, AP.1994.3.1.

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François Hubert Drouais
Marquise de Caumont La Force, 1767
oil on canvas
unframed: 99.06 x 80.31 cm (39 x 31 5/8 in.)
framed: 126.37 x 105.41 x 10.48 cm (49 3/4 x 41 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)
E. Arthur Ball Collection, gift of the Ball Brothers Foundation. David Owsley Museum of Art, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana

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Jean-Baptiste Greuze
Portrait of Marie Angélique Vérany de Varennes, Mme Georges Gougenot de Croissy, 1757
oil on canvas
unframed: 80.01 x 61.6 cm (31 1/2 x 24 1/4 in.)
framed: 100.97 x 83.82 cm (39 3/4 x 33 in.)
New Orleans Museum of Art; Museum purchase, Ella West Freeman Foundation Fund, Women's Volunteer Committee Fund and anonymous gift to 1976 Acquisitions Fund Drive

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Nicolas Lancret
Luncheon Party in a Park (Le Déjeuner de jambon), c. 1735
oil on canvas
overall: 54.1 x 46 cm (21 5/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

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Joseph Ducreux
Le Discret, c. 1791
oil on aluminum, transferred from canvas
oval: 91.6 x 79.9 cm (36 1/16 x 31 7/16 in.)
Frame (oval): 41 x 34 in
Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas, 1951.0074

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Jean-Marc Nattier
Madame de Flesselles, 1747
oil on canvas
unframed: 135.5 x 103 cm (53 3/8 x 40 9/16 in.)
framed: 170.18 x 138.75 x 14.29 cm (67 x 54 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.)
Princeton University Art Museum. Gift of Mrs. H. Clinch Tate

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Nicolas Lancret
The Amorous Turk, c. 1730-1735
oil on canvas
overall: 70.3 x 46.7 cm (27 11/16 x 18 3/8 in.)
Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston

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François Hubert Drouais
Carlos Fernando FitzJames-Stuart, Marquess of Jamaica (formerly Madame du Barry Playing the Guitar), 1765
oil on canvas
unframed: 72.4 x 60.3 cm (28 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.)
framed: 89.54 x 76.2 x 9.21 cm (35 1/4 x 30 x 3 5/8 in.)
Collection of the Birmingham Museum of Art; Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

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François Hubert Drouais
Les Portraits de MM. de Béthune jouant avec un chien (Children of the Marquis de Béthune Playing with a Dog), 1761
oil on canvas
unframed: 97.2 x 130.2 cm (38 1/4 x 51 1/4 in.)
framed: 127 x 243.84 x 12.07 cm (50 x 96 x 4 3/4 in.)
Collection of the Birmingham Museum of Art; Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

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Nicolas Lancret
Portrait of the Actor Grandval, c. 1742
oil on canvas
overall: 68.58 x 85.09 cm (27 x 33 1/2 in.)
framed: 101.92 x 11.43 cm (40 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herman C. Krannert, 60.247

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Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun
Portrait of a Young Woman Playing a Lyre, c. 1786
oil on canvas
unframed: 88.9 x 72.39 cm (35 x 28 1/2 in.)
framed: 109.22 x 92.71 x 12.07 cm (43 x 36 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Cincinnati Art Museum, Gift of Emilie L. Heine in memory of Mr. and Mrs. John Hauck, 1940.981

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Nicolas de Largillierre
Self-Portrait, 1707
oil on canvas
original canvas (approximate size): 90.5 x 71.1 cm (35 5/8 x 28 in.)
overall: 92.7 x 73 cm (36 1/2 x 28 3/4 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Patrons' Permanent Fund

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Guillaume Lethière
Girl with Portfolio, c. 1799
oil on canvas
overall: 63.5 x 56.4 cm (25 x 22 3/16 in.)
framed: 77.3 x 71 7 cm (30 7/16 x 27 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Worcester Art Museum, Museum Purchase
Image (C) Worcester Art Museum

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Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun
The Artist's Brother, 1773
oil on canvas
framed: 85.4 x 74.3 x 11.1 cm (33 5/8 x 29 1/4 x 4 3/8 in.)
overall: 61.6 x 50.5 cm (24 1/4 x 19 7/8 in.)
Saint Louis Art Museum, Museum Purchase

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Jean-Baptiste Greuze
The Drunken Cobbler, 1776-1779
oil on canvas
overall: 75.26 x 92.41 cm (29 5/8 x 36 3/8 in.)
framed: 97.79 x 116.84 cm (38 1/2 x 46 in.)
Portland Art Museum, Oregon, Gift of Marion Bowles Hollis

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Pierre Peyron
The Death of Alcestis, 1794
oil on canvas
overall: 97.2 x 95.7 cm (38 1/4 x 37 11/16 in.)
framed: 118.75 x 117.79 cm (46 3/4 x 46 3/8 in.)
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, Purchased with funds from gifts by Mr. and Mrs. Jack L. Linsky, Mrs. George Khuner, Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, anonymous gift, Lady Marcia Cunliffe-Owen, William Walker Hines, and Mrs. Alfred Elliott Dieterich

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François André Vincent
Arria and Paetus, 1784
oil on canvas
overall: 101 x 121.9 cm (39 3/4 x 48 in.)
Saint Louis Art Museum, Funds given by Mr. and Mrs. John Peters MacCarthy, Director's Discretionary Fund, funds given by Christian B. Peper, and gift of Mr. Horace Morison by exchange

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Anne Rosalie Bocquet Filleul
Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, 1778 or 1779
oil on canvas
overall: 91.1 x 72.4 cm (35 7/8 x 28 1/2 in.)
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of the Honorable Walter H. Annenberg and Leonore Annenberg and the Annenberg Foundation, 2007
The Philadelphia Museum of Art / Art Resource, NY

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François Boucher
Idyllic Landscape with Woman Fishing, 1761
oil on canvas
overall: 46.99 x 66.04 cm (18 1/2 x 26 in.)
framed: 68.26 x 87.47 x 8.57 cm (26 7/8 x 34 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herman C. Krannert, 60.248

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Claude Joseph Vernet
Villa at Caprarola, 1746
oil on canvas
overall: 132.6 x 309.4 cm (52 3/16 x 121 13/16 in.)
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Purchased with the Edith H. Bell Fund, 1977
The Philadelphia Museum of Art / Art Resource, NY

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