The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Rising of the Sun
  • François Boucher (1703 - 1770)
  • The Rising of the Sun
  • France
  • 1753
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 318 x 261 cm
  • Signature: 'f. Boucher / 1753.'
  • P485
  • Grand Staircase
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Mme. de Pompadour; her sale, Paris, 28 April 1766, no. 14; d'Ennery; L.-P.-S. Marchal de Syncy, by 1771; L.-R. Marchal de Syncy; his sale, Paris, 29 April 1789, no. 15; baron de Commailles; his sale, Paris, 02 August 1855; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.