The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
A Child Learning to Read
  • Hippolyte (Paul) Delaroche (1797 - 1856)
  • A Child Learning to Read
  • France
  • 1848
  • Painting
  • Oil on mahogany panel
  • Image size: 20.5 x 14.2 cm
    Diameter: 13.7 cm, painted area
    Object size: 30 x 30 x 6.5 cm
  • Signature: 'Paul DelaRoche / 1848.'
  • P358
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Thévenin sale, Paris, 27 January 1851, no. 23; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.