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DEFERNEX, Jean-Baptiste


Paris 1729 - Paris 1783


Antoine René de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson

Portrait of Antoine René de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson

c. 1765

terracotta on wooden base decorated with gilded bronze

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): bust: 12 58 x 9 116 x 6 516; overall, with base: 16 1516 x 9 116 x 6 516 in.

Acc. No.: 2007.126

Credit Line: Purchase with European Art Acquisition Fund, purchase with funds from Irene and Howard Stein, through prior acquisitions from the Friends of Art and Colonel Clifford C. Early, High Museum of Art Enhancement Fund, and funds from the Phoenix Society

Photo credit: courtesy High Museum of Art, Atlanta

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Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Patrice Bellanger
  • 2007, Purchase with European Art Acquisition Fund, purchase with funds from Irene and Howard Stein, through prior acquisitions from the Friends of Art and Colonel Clifford C. Early, High Museum of Art Enhancement Fund, and funds from the Phoenix Society

Exhibitions

  • 2011 Atlanta
    Toulouse-Lautrec & Friends: The Irene and Howard Stein Collection, Atlanta, High Museum of Art, January 29-May 1, 2011, curated by David Brenneman, p. 122, cat. no. 61