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Artist
Jean-Siméon Chardin, French, 1699–1779
Title
The Good Education
Date
c. 1753
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Canvas: 16 5/16 × 18 5/8 in. (41.4 × 47.3 cm) Frame: 25 3/8 × 26 5/8 × 4 1/8in. (64.5 × 67.6 × 10.5cm)
Credit Line

Gift in memory of George R. Brown by his wife and children

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
219 BLANTON GALLERY
Accession Number
85.18
Classification
Painting
Provenance

Ange Laurent de la Live de Jully (1725-1770) in 1753; his sale, Paris, March 5 - May 2-14, 1770, lot 97; boileau (?); Count Gustave-Adolphe Sparre (1746-1794); Kulla Gunnarstorp Castle, Sweden; by inheritance to Count Carl de Greer, Wånas, Sweden, 1837; by inheritance to his niece,Countess Elizabeth Wachtmeister, Wånas Castle, 1855; by descent until 1983; [Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London]; gift in memory of George R. Brown by his wife and children in 1983.