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Collection Online as of July 23, 2024

Double-Leaf Doors

Double-Leaf Doors

1790s
(French, 1751–1829)
Framed: 407.7 x 166.4 x 12.7 cm (160 1/2 x 65 1/2 x 5 in.); Unframed: 274 x 63 cm (107 7/8 x 24 13/16 in.)
Location: not on view
  • Said by Wildenstein & Co. (letter of January 19,1942) to have come from 193 Boulevard St. Germain, Paris (known at the time as 21 and 23 rue St. Dominique), a private house, supposedly built after plans by Ange-Jacques Gabriel (1698—1782). Comte Hippolyte Terray, owner of the house from about 1830; Marquise de Belleuf (daughter of Comte Terray); Comte de Waresquiel; Arthur Veil-Picard; [Wildenstein & Co., Paris]; Grace Rainey Rogers, purchased in 1913. Gift of Grace Rainey Rogers in memory of her father, William J. Rainey, 1942 and 1944.
  • Cleveland Museum of Art. Catalogue of Paintings. Pt. 3. European Paintings of the 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries. Cleveland: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1974. Reproduced: fig. 56, p. 132 - 140
  • {{cite web|title=Double-Leaf Doors|url=false|author=Pierre Rousseau|year=1790s|access-date=23 July 2024|publisher=Cleveland Museum of Art}}

Source URL:

https://www.clevelandart.org/art/1942.2.11.b