The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Letter Writer
  • Studio of Jean-Baptiste Greuze (1725 - 1805)
  • The Letter Writer
  • France
  • c. 1800 - 1806
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 40.5 x 33.2 cm
  • Signature: 'Greuze'
  • P459
  • Smoking Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly Redron sale, Paris, 24-25 October 1861, no. 16. 4th Baron Ashburton, Christie's, 03 June 1871, no. 30; bt. in. Christie's, 08 June 1872, no. 58; Barre. Sir Richard Wallace, 1872.