Lot 3072 - A194 Old Master & 19 c. Paintings - Friday, 25. September 2020, 02.00 PM

LOUIS GALLOCHE

(1670 Paris 1761)
Diana and Actaeon.
Oil on canvas.
94.6 × 130.5 cm.

Certificate:
François Marandet, 25.7.2020.

Provenance:
- Ader-Tajan auction, Paris, 10.4.1992, Lot 27.
- Swiss private collection.

Literature:
- Colin B. Bailey: The loves of the Gods. Mythological Painting from Watteau to David, Kimbell Art Museum, New York 1992, pp. 172–174.
- François Marandet: Louis Galloche et François Lemoyne, caractères distinctifs et œuvres inédites, in: La Revue des Musées de France, 2007, No. 2 (April), p. 32, fig. 6.

François Marandet has identified the present painting as by the hand of the French painter Louis Galloche, teacher to Charles-Joseph Natoire (1700–1777) and François Boucher (1703–1770) .

CHF 40 000 / 60 000

€ 37 380 / 56 070

Sold for CHF 61 300 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.