The 10th of August, 1792

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The 10th of August, 1792

Italy, circa 1795-1799
Paintings
Oil and graphite on canvas
42 x 56 3/4 in. (106.68 x 144.15 cm)
The Ciechanowiecki Collection, Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation (M.2000.179.36)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 3 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 3

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Provenance

Family of the artist, by descent to; Gramont. Andrew Ciechanowiecki, London, by 1973, sold 2000 to; LACMA.

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