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DESJARDINS, Martin

Breda, Netherlands 1637 - Paris 1694

Pierre Mignard

Bust Portrait of Pierre Mignard

19th century, after a model from the 17th century

marble

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): 31 x 23 in.

Acc. No.: F.1965.1.109.S

Credit Line: The Norton Simon Foundation

Photo credit: The Norton Simon Foundation

© Artist:


Provenance

  • possibly:
  • Pierre Mignard
  • Gift to his daughter Catherine Mignard, marquise de Feuquières, wife of Antoine de Pas, marquis de Feuquières (1648-1711)
  • Brooklyn, NY, Herman Lowenstein?
  • New York, Duveen Brothers, stock no. 29990
  • 1965, sold to The Norton Simon Foundation
  • 1969-, on loan to Cleveland Museum of Art

Bibliography

  • Museums' website, November 1, 2012

Exhibitions

  • 1956 Detroit
    French Taste in the Eighteenth Century, Detroit Institute of Arts, 27 April-3 June, 1956, no. 1, ill. (lender: Duveen Bros., Inc.)

Related works

  • Very close to a bust of Mignard by Girardon in the Eglise Saint-Roch in Paris.