Ingres, Jean Auguste-Dominique

Mountauban 1780 - Paris 1867
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Don Pedro Of Toledo Kissing The Sword Of Henri IV

Don Pedro Of Toledo Kissing The Sword Of Henri IV

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Medium: Oil On Wood Panel

Size: 48.5 x 40.5 cm

Signed: J. Ingres. Roma 1820.

Provenance:

Painted for the 1814 Salon, then revised and completed for M. Graves, Montauban; [Deymié, Montauban; de Prat de Lestang;] anonymous sale April 27th 1897, lot 39 (bt. in); Oslo, Halfdan Mustad,; New York, Private Collection.

Literature:

(selected references): Henry Delaroche, Ingres, sa vie, ses travaux, sa-doctrine, Paris, 1870, pp. 232-233; Henry Lapauze, Ingres, sa vie et son oeuvre (1780-1867), Paris, 1911, pp. 188-189; A.-J. Boyer d’Agen, Ingres, d’apres une correspondance inedite, Paris 1909, pp. 62-64, 72, 83, 86-90, 92, 102 & 112; Georges Wildenstein, Ingres, London 1977, p. 57; Patricia Condon with Marjorie B. Cohn and Agnes Morgan, In Pursuit of Perfection: The Art of J.-A.-D. Ingres, J. B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville Kentucky, 1983, pp. 78 & 241; Daniel Ternois and Ettore Camesasca, Tout L’Oeuvre Peint de Ingres, Paris, 1984, pp. 96-97, illus. in color, plate XXIX.; Amaury-Duval, L’Atelier d’Ingres, Arthena, 1993, p.46; George Vigne, Ingres, New York, 1995, p. 126, pl. 97.

Exhibited:

Paris, Salon, 1814, no. 533; Paris, Exposition Universelle, 1855 (no. 3357); Paris, École des Beaux -arts. Tableaux, études peintes, dessins et croquis de J.A.D. Ingres, 1867 (no 67); London, Tate Gallery, The Romantic Movement, 1959 (no. 220); Paris, Petit Palais, Ingres, 1967-68 (no. 119) (repr.); New Orleans Museum of Art, New York Stair Sainty Matthiesen Inc, Cincinnati Taft Museum, 1996-97, Romance and Chivalry, History and Literature Reflected in Early Nineteenth Century French Painting, catalogue no. 37, pp. 15, 86-87, 88-90, 170, 210, 211-212, illus: chapter title page 15, figs: 59, 128, & 153;