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Artist
Nicolas Lancret, French, 1690–1743
Title
The Captive Bird
Date
c. 1730
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
image: 11 5/8 × 15 5/8 in. (29.5 × 39.7 cm)
Credit Line

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
217 BLAFFER GALLERIES
Accession Number
BF.1992.2
Classification
Painting
Provenance

Monsieur Collet, Chevalier de l’Ordre de Saint-Michel; his sale, [Salle Lebrun, Paris, May 14, 1787, lot 96]; Lucien Surmont, Paris; his sale, [Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 13, 1912, lot 39]; [Jacques Seligmann, Paris]; William Salomon, New York; his sale, [American Art Galleries, New York, April 5, 1923, lot 378]; Harry Sachs, New York; private collection, New York; [Didier Aaron, Inc., New York]; purchased by the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, 1992.