Jacques Guillaume VAN BLARENBERGHE
Walk the royal family in the park of Versailles
Oil on canvas (except frame: H. 22 cm, L. 28 cm)
Exceptional representation treated in miniature quality, presenting a young marmot showman distracting the court in a grove called “Jardin du Roi” at the Grand Trianon of Versailles.
Provenance: Princess of Faucigny-Lucinge, born of Choiseul-Gouffier, great-granddaughter of Count de Choiseul (provenance label on the back)
Catalog Raisonné: This work is illustrated in the “Catalog raisonné of the works of Van Blarenberghe” – n ° 1-614-1, page 95 (Monique Maillet-Chassage and Irene de Chateau-Thierry – Ed Soprepart, 2004)