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Le Grand Seigneur donnant un concert à sa maîtresse (The Grand Turk giving a Concert to his Mistress
  • Carle Vanloo (1705 - 1765)
  • Le Grand Seigneur donnant un concert à sa maîtresse (The Grand Turk giving a Concert to his Mistress
  • France
  • 1737
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 72.5 x 91 cm
  • Inscription: 'Carle Vanloo. 1727 [sic]' Over a damaged signature
    Inscription: 'aria del sig. handel / si ca … // si caro Car…'
  • P451
  • Oval Drawing Room
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  • Painted for Fagon. Frederick II of Prussia, by 1765; the baronne Gartenberg-Sadogorska; given to Stanislaus II August of Poland, before 1767; 1795, Warsaw, Łazienki Palace, Picture Gallery (no. 128); 1797, sent to St. Petersburg. Probably the comte Alexandre Bezborodko, St. Petersburg; the comtesse Katherine Koucheleff. Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, 1867.