The Wallace Collection

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Mercury confiding the Infant Bacchus to the Nymphs
  • François Boucher (1703 - 1770)
  • Mercury confiding the Infant Bacchus to the Nymphs
  • France
  • c. 1732 - 1734
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 230 x 273 cm
  • P487
  • Grand Staircase
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • F. Derbais; Paris; C.-H. Watelet, Paris, probably by 1750; his sale, Paris, 12 June 1786, no. 12); Saubert. Bruslé and se Morny sale, Paris, 16-17 December 1841, no. 60. Paul Périer; his sale, 16-17 March 1843, no. 56; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.